tow car

noun
a truck equipped to hoist and pull wrecked cars (or to remove cars from no-parking zones)
Syn: ↑tow truck, ↑wrecker
Derivationally related forms: ↑wreck (for: ↑wrecker)
Hypernyms: ↑truck, ↑motortruck

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noun or tow truck
: wrecker 2b(3)

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wrecker (def. 3).
[1890-95, Amer.]

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tow car,
= tow truck. (Cf.tow truck)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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