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18-wheel•er or eighteen-wheel•er

(ˈeɪ tinˈʰwi lər, -wi-)
a tractor-trailer equipped with eighteen wheels.
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MATES), the operator of the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), died in the accident involving an 18-wheeler truck, which caused heavy traffic on SLEX's southbound lane in Binan City in Laguna province.
The world in pictures with Daily Post Head of Images Hadyn Iball | Arkansas highway Interstate 30 was shut down in both directions after an 18-wheeler was sliced open during an crash and spilled frozen pizzas across the road | A woman carrying her child runs for safety as protesters in support of Kenyan opposition leader and presidential candidate Raila Odinga, engage in running battles with the police, in Kawangware area, Nairobi, yesterday.
The advert, which sits on the back of an 18-wheeler, spent the entire day circling Kildare Street and Merrion Square.
Teenagers from Los Angeles schools, who were on a day trip to a university, leapt from the burning wreckage after an 18-wheeler FedEx truck smashed into it head-on.
TRUCKERS (9pm BBC1) THE course of true love never did run smooth, even when you're driving an 18-wheeler, and tonight it's Glen's turn to hit the rumble strip of romance.
Allegedly, Martinez stopped at an inspection site to fill out paperwork, leaving Hartline alone in his 18-wheeler.
London, September 21 ( ANI ): Commercial charbroilers like the ones used in fast food restaurants are doing more harm to the air quality than an 18-wheeler, a new study has found.
That said, sometimes Big Larry from Pontefract worrying if he's going to be able to re-tax his 18-wheeler in time to shift several tonnes of frozen fishfingers to Southend is all the drama one really needs.
00pm) Lisa Kelly follows veteran trucker Jack Jesse south down the Dalton Highway, but struggles to find a passing spot while trying to give way to an 18-wheeler heading in the opposite direction.
The Digital Bookmobile, an 18-wheeler that features download services available from more than 9,000 libraries worldwide, appeared on the National Mall in Washington, D.
This business services company provides maintenance service for trucks from Aa-ton to 18-wheeler, for fleets, & large & small businesses.
One of them drives an 18-wheeler, delivering shipments throughout California.