weigh bridge


a platform scale that stands flush with a road and is used for weighing trucks, livestock, etc.

1790–1800; weigh + bridge1

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weighbridge (ˈweɪˌbrɪdʒ)
a machine for weighing vehicles, etc, by means of a metal plate set into a road

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