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over-the-road

[oh-ver-th uh-rohd] /ˈoʊ vər ðəˌroʊd/
adjective
1.
of, for, or pertaining to transportation on public highways:
over-the-road trucks.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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  • Modifying over-the-road buses to increase their security.
  • Packing of contents of the mobile home and normal preparation of the mobile home for the over-the-road movement.
  • over-the-road truck drivers present the unique situation in that they commonly sleep within the truck itself.

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