front-end loader
noun Date: 1954 a usually wheeled vehicle with a hydraulically operated scoop in front for excavating and loading loose material — called also front loader

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  • front-end loader — a loader having a shovel or bucket at the end of an articulated arm located at the front of the vehicle. Also called front loader. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium

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  • front-loader — /frunt loh deuhr/, n. 1. See front end loader. 2. See front loader. * * * frontˈ loader noun A washing machine which is loaded through a door at the front • • • Main Entry: ↑front …   Useful english dictionary

  • front-loader — /frunt loh deuhr/, n. 1. See front end loader. 2. See front loader. * * * …   Universalium

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