forklift

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noun fork·lift \ˈfȯrk-ˌlift\

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


FORKLIFT Defined for English Language Learners

forklift

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noun fork·lift \ˈfȯrk-ˌlift\

Definition of forklift for English Language Learners

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


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