panel truck


noun

a small truck having a fully enclosed body, used mainly to deliver light or small objects.

Nearby words

  1. panel pin,
  2. panel point,
  3. panel saw,
  4. panel strip,
  5. panel thief,
  6. panel van,
  7. panelboard,
  8. paneled,
  9. paneling,
  10. panelist

Origin of panel truck

An Americanism dating back to 1935–40

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British Dictionary definitions for panel truck

panel truck

noun

US and Canadian a small van used esp for delivery roundsBritish equivalent: delivery van
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