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dump truck

noun
1.
a usually open-topped truck having a body that can be tilted to discharge its contents, as sand or gravel, through an open tailgate.
Also, dumptruck.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for dump truck

dump truck

noun
1.
a small truck used on building sites, having a load-bearing container at the front that can be tipped up to unload the contents
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