road-train

[ rohd-treyn ]
/ ˈroʊdˌtreɪn /

noun

a convoy of motor vehicles.
a fleet of motor vehicles traveling together in line.

Nearby words

  1. road warrior,
  2. road-fund licence,
  3. road-runner,
  4. road-show,
  5. road-test,
  6. roadability,
  7. roadbed,
  8. roadblock,
  9. roadeo,
  10. roadguard

Origin of road-train

First recorded in 1955–60

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British Dictionary definitions for road train

road train

noun

Australian a line of linked trailers pulled by a truck, used for transporting stock, etc
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