Meaning of TRACTOR in English

TRACTOR

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈtrak-tər ]

noun

Etymology: New Latin, from Latin trahere

Date: 1900

1.

a. : a 4-wheeled or tracklaying automotive vehicle used especially for drawing farm equipment

b. : a smaller 2-wheeled apparatus controlled through handlebars by a walking operator

c. : truck III,3f

2. : an airplane having the propeller forward of the main supporting surfaces

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tractor 1a

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