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derrick

der·rick

derrick

 
pronunciation:
de rihk
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a device for lifting and moving heavy loads, usu. consisting of a stationary mast and a rotating boom that projects upward from its base.
 
similar words:
lift
definition 2: a tower built over a hole that is being drilled, such as an oil well, to support and move equipment.
 
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