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ladder truck

Origin of ladder truck
1885-90, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • The ladder-truck had swung around into the avenue without her seeing it.

    The Girls of Hillcrest Farm Amy Bell Marlowe
  • In the midst of the seething mass are the hose-cart and the ladder-truck.

    Homeburg Memories George Helgesen Fitch
  • From up the street thundered the ladder-truck, three huge horses abreast.

    The Girls of Central High Gertrude W. Morrison

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