light-duty
light-duty light-duty adj. not designed for heavy or demanding work; as, a light-duty detergent. Opposite of {heavy-duty}. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • light-duty — adjective not designed for heavy work (Freq. 1) a light duty detergent • Ant: ↑heavy duty • Similar to: ↑light * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : designed for occasional o …   Useful english dictionary

  • light duty — noun see light due * * * light due or light duty, a toll on ships to maintain lighthouses and lightships …   Useful english dictionary

  • light-duty — /luyt dooh tee, dyooh /, adj. made or designed to withstand comparatively moderate loads, use, or stress: light duty trucks. Cf. heavy duty. * * * …   Universalium

  • light-duty — Something that is built for light loads or non severe use. Opposite to heavy duty …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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  • light-duty truck — A vehicle weighing less than 10,000 lbs. Compare heavy duty truck and medium duty truck …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Light-duty vehicles —   Vehicles weighing less than 8,500 lbs (include automobiles, motorcycles, and light trucks).   U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration s Energy Glossary …   Energy terms

  • light-duty vehicle — noun (USA) any motor vehicle with a gross vehicle weight rating of 10,000 pounds (4,500 kg) or less …   Wiktionary

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