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Definition of the noun aerial ladder
What does aerial ladder mean as a name of something?
- mechanically extendible ladder; used on a fire truck
Aerial ladder: An aerial ladder is one of the three basic categories of aerial apparatus.
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aerial ladder An extension laddercapable of reachinghighplaces and often mounted ona vehicle such as a fire truck. aerial liftA term commonlyapplied to mobile workingplatforms that are elevated hydraulically ...
by V.S. Matyushenkov
“M” aerial ladder Am. motor turntable ladder. aerodrome esp. Br. obs. / Am. airdrome/ airfield. aeroengine esp.Br. aircraft engine: Myfather tried tojointhe RAF, ...
by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor
the large aerial ladder used by firefighters US Rolling up to a burning building, the big stick is raised in seconds, the extension reaches out, the turntable moves the ladder to the exact point where needed, and firemen go monkeying up to ...
by Margaret R. O'Leary
chassis-mounted aerial ladder, a full complement of ground ladders, and the equipment/water (less than an engine) carried on an engine company.
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
aerial ladder Mechanical Devices, a long extension ladder used especially in firefighting. aerial logging Forestry, a system of transporting timber using helicopters or ...
The First Dictionary For The Internet Age by Anne H. Soukhanov
so that it is facing another direction turn-ta-ble lad der n uk emergencies = aerial ladder tUrn-Up □ 1 SOMETHING TURNING UP something that turns up or appears unexpectedly 2 = Upturn D. 3 UK FOLD AT BOTTOM OF TROUSER LEG a ...
by Webster's New World Dictionary, Editors Of Webster's II Dictionaries
aerial ladder n. An extensible ladder, esp. one mounted on a fire engine. aer-ie also aer-y (ar'e, ar'e, ir'e) n., pi. -ies |Med. Lat. aeria < OFr. aire.] 1. The nest of a predatory bird, as an eagle, built on a high place.
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Aerial ladder Meaning
Video shows what aerial ladder means. a ladder that can be mechanically extended, used for fire trucks. aerial ladder synonyms: extension ladder. Aerial ladder ...
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