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tow truck

noun

Simple Definition of tow truck

  • : a truck with special equipment on the back of it to tow away vehicles

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of tow truck

  1. :  a truck with winches and hoist mechanisms for freeing stuck vehicles and towing wrecked or disabled vehicles

1944

First Known Use of tow truck

1944


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