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truckloadnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtrʌk.ləʊd/  us   /-loʊd/
the ​amount of something that can be ​carried by a ​truck: Truckloads ofrice have been ​brought in to the ​areasaffected by ​drought. Donations of ​food and ​medicine have been ​arriving by the truckload all ​week.
(Definition of truckload from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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truckloadnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtrʌkˌloʊd/
the ​amount a ​truck can ​carry: fig. In this ​case, ​lawyersfiledcourtpapers by the truckload (= in ​largeamounts).
(Definition of truckload from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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truckloadnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtrʌkləʊd/
the ​amount of something that ​fills a ​truck: They ​supplied 13,250 truckloads of sand.
informal a lot of something: They are making a truckload of ​money on this ​deal. They are ​buying up ​shares by the truckload.
(Definition of truckload from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “truckload”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一卡车货物, 一卡车运量…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一貨車貨物, 一貨車運量…
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