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tow trucknoun [C]

uk   us   (UK also breakdown truck, US also wrecker)
a truck with special equipment for pulling a vehicle that is not working to a place where it can be repaired
Translations of “tow truck”
in Chinese (Traditional) (將故障車拖往修理廠的)救險車,拖車…
in Chinese (Simplified) (将故障车拖往修理厂的)救险车,拖车…
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