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runaway truck

noun

a truck having braking problems, esp. on steeply graded roads, and in need of a ramp, lane, escape ramp, or arrester bed to help the truck stop

Examples

The five runaway truck ramps along I-70 were used 113 times from 2001 to 2004.

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