Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A cart having a body that can be tilted to dump the contents.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A cart constructed so that the body can be easily tipped, in order to dump the load.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A cart so constructed that the body can be easily tipped, in order to dump the load.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cart the platform of which is hung so that its rear end can be tipped or canted down to empty its contents. Also called dump-cart.

Etymologies

tip +‎ cart (Wiktionary)

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