Weighbridge
Weighbridge Weigh"bridge`, n. A weighing machine on which loaded carts may be weighed; platform scales. [1913 Webster]

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  • weighbridge — weigh‧bridge [ˈweɪˌbrɪdʒ] noun [countable] TRANSPORT a machine for weighing vehicles and their loads, with a flat area that you drive the vehicle onto; = SCALE; SCALES * * * weighbridge UK US /ˈweɪbrɪdʒ/ noun [C] TRANSPORT, COMMERCE ► …   Financial and business terms

  • weighbridge — ► NOUN ▪ a machine for weighing vehicles, set into the ground to be driven on to …   English terms dictionary

  • weighbridge — UK [ˈweɪˌbrɪdʒ] / US noun [countable] Word forms weighbridge : singular weighbridge plural weighbridges a machine for weighing vehicles …   English dictionary

  • weighbridge — tiltinės svarstyklės statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Svarstyklės, ant kurių gali užvažiuoti pakrautas vežimėlis. atitikmenys: angl. platform balance; weighbridge vok. Brückenwaage, f rus. мостовые весы; платформенные… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • weighbridge — tiltinės svarstyklės statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. platform balance; weighbridge vok. Brückenwaage, f rus. мостовые весы; платформенные весы pranc. pont bascule, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • weighbridge — /way brij /, n. a platform scale that stands flush with a road and is used for weighing trucks, livestock, etc. [1790 1800; WEIGH + BRIDGE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • weighbridge — noun a platform, flush with the roadway, having a mechanism for weighing vehicles etc Syn: truck scale, platform scale …   Wiktionary

  • weighbridge — weigh|bridge [ˈweıˌbrıdʒ] n a machine that vehicles drive onto so that they can be weighed …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • weighbridge — n. weighing machine made of metal plate for vehicles; platform scale …   English contemporary dictionary

  • weighbridge — noun a machine for weighing vehicles, set into the ground to be driven on to …   English new terms dictionary

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