- a platform scale that stands flush with a road and is used for weighing trucks, livestock, etc.
Origin of weighbridge
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Here is the weighbridge, and here great bundles of heavy-smelling fleeces are unloaded.Hyacinth
George A. Birmingham
- a machine for weighing vehicles, etc, by means of a metal plate set into a road
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