eighteen-wheeler


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eighteen-wheeler

n. a large trailer truck. (There are a total of eighteen wheels on the cab and trailer.) An eighteen-wheeler almost ran me off the road.
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Postal Service eighteen-wheeler for delivery, with Raleigh, N.
Father of two Jonathan London presents My Big Rig, a children's picturebook about a young boy who imagines what it would be like to drive a bright yellow, eighteen-wheeler truck across the country.
While Captains Kirk and Picard had the Enterprise and the Doctor had the TARDIS, our boys trek around the galaxy in the Hoopty, a twenty-third-century cross between low-rider and eighteen-wheeler.
With 180 people on hand, the boxes were filled in just a couple of hours and a US Postal Service eighteen-wheeler arrived to take the boxes for delivery.
Yes, Santa Claus steers eight grass-chomping reindeer instead of a diesel-powered eighteen-wheeler, and he's seated in a sleigh, not a cab," said Wall.
Eighteen-wheeler truck owners, fleet companies and some tractor trailer drivers have contacted the Company to inquire about retrofitting the Coates CSRV System to their trucks.
The benefit is uninterrupted content whether you're driving under an underpass, or an eighteen-wheeler passes you.
The TechTank, an eighteen-wheeler converted into a high-tech showcase, begins its tour of eight cities on September 19.
The gate portal reader can capture real-time information from each tire of an eighteen-wheeler as it passes a maintenance checkpoint.
SES AMERICOM, an SES GLOBAL Company (Luxembourg and Frankfurt Exchanges:SESG), today announced its AMERICOM-11 (AMC-11) satellite has been unloaded from its environmentally controlled shipping container, following a cross-country journey aboard an eighteen-wheeler from Sunnyvale, California to Cape Canaveral.
located on the eighteen-wheeler, which contains the game kiosks.
April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A Tampa jury has awarded a local woman $473,000 for a "bulging disc" back injury suffered in a run- in with a Kash n' Karry Food Store eighteen-wheeler.
This fall, for the first time, Disney Interactive takes learning on the road with the Disney Big Rig, an eighteen-wheeler truck turned state-of-the-art mobile showroom.
Sitting idle in a paved lot, it looks like a trailer from an eighteen-wheeler.