For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...
Header of Road roller

Road roller

Road roller is a tautogram (all words start with the same letter). View more tautograms!
Video footage: road roller wheel
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun road roller

What does road roller mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. vehicle equipped with heavy wide smooth rollers for compacting roads and pavements
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of road roller: steamroller
    • more generic word: vehicle = a conveyance that transports people or objects

Alternative definition of the noun road roller

noun

  1. A heavy engineering vehicle used to compact asphalt in the construction of roads

Explanation

Road roller: A road roller is a compactor type engineering vehicle used to compact soil, gravel, concrete, or asphalt in the construction of roads and foundations, similar rollers are used also at landfills or in agriculture.

  • also known as أسطوانة طحن منزلقة, 壓路機

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Road roller

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewDictionary Of Civil Engineering (1992)

by John S. Scott

tandem roller A road roller having rolls of about the same diameter behind each other on the same ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of the History of Technology (2002)

by Ian McNeil

The steam-roller has been replaced by the diesel-engined road roller while surfaces of tarmac can now be torn up by a single machine that burns the old tar off the aggregate and returns the latter for re-use. Similar FURTHER READING Bird, ...

Google previewChandler's Encyclopedia (1898)

An Epitome of Universal Knowledge ... by William Henry Chandler

The Road Roller heaviest weigh from 15 to 20 tons and cost ab. $6,000. A macadam road should be rolled from 50 ...

Google previewA Grammar and Dictionary of Indus Kohistani (2005)

by Claus Peter Zoller

road roller lolAr roadworker pAnert roast, to bhalosAv, bhlzAv, mhlzAv robber dhdku robbery ddkdh robbery, to commit ddkdh ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Road roller

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Road roller

Click on an item to view that photo:

Road roller

If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of Road roller in work on the asphalt under constructionSmall photo of Road rollerSmall photo of ROAD ROLLERSmall photo of construction site with a road roller / Road rollerSmall photo of detail of an heavy road roller on the road and a traffic coneSmall photo of Road roller at road construction site with cloudy blue sky during sunsetSmall photo of A road roller on the road. More...

Video about Road roller

Road roller Meaning

Video shows what road roller means. A heavy engineering vehicle used to compact asphalt in the construction of roads. Road roller Meaning. How to pronounce ...

Quotes about Road roller

Couldn't select: You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MariaDB server version for the right syntax to use near 'road roller"" IN BOOLEAN MODE) LIMIT 1,1' at line 1

Share this page

Next...

Go to the usage examples of Road roller to see it in context!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary