hand truck

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A hand truck


hand truck (plural hand trucks)

  1. (Canada, US) An L-shaped box-moving handcart with handles at one end, wheels at the base, with a small ledge to set objects on, flat against the floor when the hand-truck is upright. It makes otherwise bulky and heavy objects easier to move.
    Synonyms: (New Zealand) bag barrow, luggage barrow, (UK) sack barrow, (UK) sack truck, stack truck, trolley, hand trolley
  2. Synonym of pallet jack


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