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noun fork·lift \ˈfȯrk-ˌlift\

Simple Definition of forklift

  • : a machine that is used for lifting and moving heavy objects

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of forklift

  1. :  a self-propelled machine for hoisting and transporting heavy objects by means of steel fingers inserted under the load

1944

First Known Use of forklift

1944


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