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Noun
/ˈtraktər/,
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tractors, plural;
  1. A powerful motor vehicle with large rear wheels, used chiefly on farms for hauling equipment and trailers

  2. A short truck consisting of the driver's cab, designed to pull a large trailer


  1. a wheeled vehicle with large wheels; used in farming and other applications
  2. a truck that has a cab but no body; used for pulling large trailers or vans
  3. A tractor is a vehicle specifically designed to deliver a high tractive effort (or torque) at slow speeds, for the purposes of hauling a trailer or machinery used in agriculture or construction. ...
  4. The IBM 7950, also known as Harvest, was a one-of-a-kind adjunct to the Stretch computer which was installed at the US National Security Agency (NSA). Built by IBM, it was delivered in 1962 and operated until 1976, when it was decommissioned. Harvest was designed to be used for cryptanalysis.
  5. An aircraft constructed with a tractor configuration has the engine mounted with the propeller facing forward, so that the aircraft is "pulled" through the air, as opposed to the pusher configuration, in which the propeller faces backward and "pushes" the aircraft through the air.
  6. Tractor is a band founded in Rochdale, Lancashire, England by guitarist/vocalist Jim Milne and drummer Steve Clayton in 1971. Both had been members of a beat group, The Way We Live since 1966. ...
  7. (The Tractors) The Tractors is an American country rock band composed of a loosely associated group of musicians, headed by guitarist Steve Ripley. ...
  8. A vehicle used in farms e.g. for pulling farm equipment and preparing the fields; A truck (or lorry) for pulling a semi-trailer or trailer; Any piece of machinery that pulls something; (aircraft configuration) An airplane where the propeller is located in front of the fuselage; this sense? ...
  9. The tractor is the driver compartment and engine of the truck. It has two or three axles.
  10. Unit of highway motive power used to pull one or more trailers/containers.
  11. Powered vehicle for off-the-road hauling. May be mounted on crawler tracks or wheels. A short wheelbase truck used to haul trailers (24).
  12. Plow-Any tracked vehicle, with a plow for exposing mineral soil, with transportation and personnel for its operation.
  13. 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.
  14. a mechanically powered unit to propel or draw a trailer or trailers upon the highways.
  15. The cab, or the engine-powered vehicle, used to pull a trailer.
  16. A powered vehicle designed and used for towing other vehicles.
  17. A model where the propellor or other motive force is fitted at the front and pulls the model through the air.
  18. A vehicle on tracks or wheels used for towing or operating equipment.
  19. A self-propelled vehicle which travels on either crawler tracks or on wheels, intended primarily to exert a powerful tractive force for moving other machines, but often used as a mount for other equipment, the combination forming a self-contained unit, eg a bulldozer.
  20. A large construction vehicle used to tow and move heavy loads around a job site
  21. A British Rail Class 37, possibly from the engine sound, also because they could be found hauling almost anything as a mixed-traffic design.
  22. The power unit used to pull trailer(s). Single axle tractors are usually used for pickup and delivery and double axle trailers are used for line haul moves.
  23. The control and pulling vehicle for containers, trailers, or semi-trailers. See also Power Unit, Tractor, Truck.
  24. This is the truck only, not the trailer.
  25. The motorized portion of the truck.