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forklift

noun fork·lift \ˈfrk-ˌlift\

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

Full Definition of FORKLIFT

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

First Known Use of FORKLIFT

1944

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