a small truck having a fully enclosed body, used mainly to deliver light or small objects.
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Origin of panel truck
An Americanism dating back to 1935–40
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British Dictionary definitions for panel truck
US and Canadian a small van used esp for delivery roundsBritish equivalent: delivery van
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