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hand truck

[′hand ‚trək]
(engineering)
A manually operated, two-wheeled truck consisting of a rectangular frame with handles at the top and a plate at the bottom to slide under the load.
Any of various small, manually operated, multiwheeled platform trucks for transporting materials.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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