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road-train

[rohd-treyn] /ˈroʊdˌtreɪn/
noun
1.
a convoy of motor vehicles.
2.
a fleet of motor vehicles traveling together in line.
Origin of road-train
1955-1960
1955-60
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  • Every one who possibly could would grow or fatten something when he could just put it on a road train, and send it off to market.

    Field and Hedgerow Richard Jefferies
British Dictionary definitions for road train

road train

noun
1.
(Austral) a line of linked trailers pulled by a truck, used for transporting stock, etc
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