Words For Things You Didn't Know Have Names, Vol. 2

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Definition:

a low wheeled platform that people lie on when working under cars

Example Sentence:

The mechanic slid out from beneath my car on his creeper, and gave me a sympathetic shake of his head.

About the Word:

One of the earliest patents for the "automobile repair-creeper" was issued in 1916 to a fellow with the apt name Axel Peterson.

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