weighbridge


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weighbridge

(ˈweɪˌbrɪdʒ)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a machine for weighing vehicles, etc, by means of a metal plate set into a road
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Noun1.weighbridge - platform scale flush with a roadway for weighing vehicles and cattle etc
weighing machine, scale - a measuring instrument for weighing; shows amount of mass
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Translations

weighbridge

[ˈweɪbrɪdʒ] Nbáscula-puente f, báscula f de puente
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

weighbridge

[ˈweɪbrɪdʒ] npont-bascule mweigh-in [ˌweɪˈɪn] npesage mweighing machine [ˈweɪɪŋ] n (for people)balance f; (for heavy loads)bascule fweighing scales [ˈweɪɪŋ] nplbalance f
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weighbridge

[ˈweɪˌbrɪdʒ] nbascula
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References in periodicals archive ?
Abdul Hafeez, a road user, said the road had become uneven as a high platform had been built for the weighbridge which was causing severe difficulties for the transporters.
PESHAWAR -- The most awaited demand of the business community and importer and exporters of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the Customs authorities has installed a fully electronic Weighbridge at Peshawar Dry Port, Cantt Railways Station on Saturday.