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motor truck

or motortruck

noun
1.
truck1 (def 1).
Origin of motor truck
1915-1920
1915-20
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  • He himself thought of Russian Mike waiting in the motor-truck, and that he would be so late home that Elsie might be worried.

    A Man's Hearth Eleanor M. Ingram
  • In their place the motor-truck has shown its ubiquitous self.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford
  • In a minute's time a fire crew would be on the way to my assistance in a motor-truck.

  • Count that, if you please, to the credit of the motor-truck in terminal service.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford
  • These advantages the motor-truck has already shown where it is given the opportunity of a well-paved highroad.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford
  • Consider now that the motor-truck, to a very large extent at least, is freed from this terminal problem.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford
  • But it does not eliminate the fact that it is the motor-truck that has made the transformation possible.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford
  • Some inventive genius over in Los Angeles devised a motor-truck with a different sort of wheel than had ever been seen before.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford
  • The motor-bus is hardly more effective in the long haul than is the motor-truck.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford
  • I have said already that the maximum profitable haul of the motor-truck upon the highway is from fifty to eighty miles.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford

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