The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a special vehicle for transporting furniture without packing crates. The body is a van mounted on the chassis of a truck. In the USSR, furniture carriers are made by the Gorky Specialized Vehicle Plant.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.