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“dump truck” in British English

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dump trucknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdʌmp ˌtrʌk/ us /ˈdʌmp ˌtrʌk/ US UK dumper truck

a large truck for transporting heavy loads, with a back part that can be raised at one end so that its contents fall out

(Definition of “dump truck” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“dump truck” in American English

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dump trucknoun [ C ]

us /ˈdʌmp ˌtrʌk/

a truck with an open container at the back that can be raised at an angle so that its load falls out

(Definition of “dump truck” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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