tipper truck


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tipper truck

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tipper lorry

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(Automotive Engineering) a truck or lorry the rear platform of which can be raised at the front end to enable the load to be discharged by gravity. Also called: tip truck
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Noun1.tipper truck - truck whose contents can be emptied without handlingtipper truck - truck whose contents can be emptied without handling; the front end of the platform can be pneumatically raised so that the load is discharged by gravity
motortruck, truck - an automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
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A tipper truck loaded with bricks balanced on the edge of a garden wall for almost four hours one day in January 1973.
A "HIGH-VALUE" tipper truck was stolen from a building site in Haydock.
THE sister of a woman killed by a tipper truck has praised council chiefs for backing a road safety scheme to protect road users.
He was one of three young men who died after the car in which they were travelling collided with a small tipper truck in Co Mayo.
Police say the collision between a white DAF box lorry and a red and black tipper truck at the junction of Penistone Road and North Road took place at 10.
THREE men have appeared in court charged in connection with a tipper truck crash which killed four people.
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TWO men have been charged in connection with a crash in which a 32-tonne tipper truck killed four people, police said yesterday.
A 75-YEAR-OLD woman who died after being hit by a tipper truck while walking her dog in Talysarn, Gwynedd, has been named as Dorothy Jones.
THE four-year-old girl killed when an out-ofcontrol tipper truck careered down a hill near a primary school has been named as Mitzi Rosanna Steady.
FOUR people have died, four are in hospital and several others have been injured after a tipper truck collided with vehicles and pedestrians on a hill in Bath.
Westminster coroner's court heard yesterday how Giles cycled up the inside of the tipper truck as it waited at traffic lights in Palace Street to turn left into Victoria Street.