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fire truck

fire′ en`gine


n.
a vehicle equipped for firefighting.
[1670–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fire truck - any of various large trucks that carry firemen and equipment to the site of a firefire truck - any of various large trucks that carry firemen and equipment to the site of a fire
aerial ladder truck, ladder truck - a fire engine carrying ladders
motortruck, truck - an automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
Translations
FeuerlöschzugFeuerwehrauto
paloautotikasauto
brandbil
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