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milk float

noun [C] uk   UK us  
a vehicle, usually with an electric motor, used to take milk to people's houses in the UK
Translations of “milk float”
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國的)送奶車…
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国的)送奶车…
(Definition of milk float from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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