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cavalos mecânicos - rodotrem

English translation: truck-tractor / truck tractor - roadrailer

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12:36 May 14, 2005
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Transport / Transportation / Shipping
Portuguese term or phrase: cavalos mecânicos - rodotrem
(...) o sistema de transporte tipo "bate-e-volta", que utiliza cavalos mecânicos, formando conjuntos conhecidos como rodotrem.
Ana Rita Santiago
Brazil
Local time: 23:31
English translation:truck-tractor / truck tractor - roadrailer
Explanation:
Triple Crown Services Company - [ Traduzir esta página ]
... See how our RoadRailer trailers can go directly from road to rail. Equipment
Specifications for the RoadRailer trailer. Service Areas ...
www.triplecrownsvc.com/RRFleet.html - 6k

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Note added at 2 hrs 11 mins (2005-05-14 14:48:27 GMT)
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Tractor
Truck designed primarily to pull a semitrailer by means of a fifth wheel mounted over the rear axle(s). Sometimes called a truck tractor or highway tractor to differentiate from it from a farm tractor.
Tractor Trailer
Tractor and semitrailer combination.


ver link abaixo indicado:
http://www.twna.org/trucking_terms.htm


http://www.edan.co.za/truck_tractor.htm
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Maria Luisa Duarte
Spain
Local time: 04:31
Grading comment
Obrigada, Maria Luísa. Os links ajudaram em outras dúvidas também.
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5 +1truck-tractor / truck tractor - roadrailer
Maria Luisa Duarte


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cavalos mec⮩cos - rodotrem
truck-tractor / truck tractor - roadrailer


Explanation:
Triple Crown Services Company - [ Traduzir esta página ]
... See how our RoadRailer trailers can go directly from road to rail. Equipment
Specifications for the RoadRailer trailer. Service Areas ...
www.triplecrownsvc.com/RRFleet.html - 6k

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Note added at 2 hrs 11 mins (2005-05-14 14:48:27 GMT)
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Tractor
Truck designed primarily to pull a semitrailer by means of a fifth wheel mounted over the rear axle(s). Sometimes called a truck tractor or highway tractor to differentiate from it from a farm tractor.
Tractor Trailer
Tractor and semitrailer combination.


ver link abaixo indicado:
http://www.twna.org/trucking_terms.htm


http://www.edan.co.za/truck_tractor.htm


    Reference: http://www.gsnet.com/inventory/Trucks/TruckTractor/100129090...
    Reference: http://www.wabashnational.com/products/roadrailer/
Maria Luisa Duarte
Spain
Local time: 04:31
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 24
Grading comment
Obrigada, Maria Luísa. Os links ajudaram em outras dúvidas também.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  airmailrpl: tractor and trailer..tractor-trailer combination..www.nettts.com/..rodotrem => treminhão em SP..Treminhão/Rodotrem (double axled truck with two
1 day50 mins
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