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- n. a vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people
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Bristol, in fact, was a hollow city mined so extensively that no heavy wheeled vehicle was allowed anywhere within it; all transport of goods was done by the sledges known as geehoes because their runners distributed the load more evenly over a much larger area than wheels did.