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gross weight

total weight without deduction for tare, tret, or waste. Unabridged
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Examples from the web for gross weight
  • Table for the computation of the allowable gross weight.
  • To use the chart below, determine the maximum gross weight of the vehicle.
  • gross weight ratings for vehicles transporting logs.
  • All vehicles registered by gross weight must carry the certificate of registration at all times.
  • The certificate of registration shows the registration type and gross weight.
  • The trailer registration fee is based on the gross weight of the trailer and the registration period selected.
  • Legal gross weight is determined by measuring the distance from the center of the first axle to the center of the rearmost axle.
  • The sum of the legal axle weights on a vehicle or combination of vehicles is its legal gross weight.
British Dictionary definitions for gross weight

gross weight

total weight of an article inclusive of the weight of the container and packaging
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