WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
flat•bed /ˈflætˌbɛd/USA pronunciation n. [countable]WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- Transporta truck or trailer having a body in the form of an open platform.
flat•bed (flat′bed′),USA pronunciation n.
- Transporta truck or trailer having an open body in the form of a platform without sides or stakes. Also called flat′bed trail′er, flat′bed truck′. Cf. stake truck.
- flat1 + bed 1870–75, for an earlier sense
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