1. noun
A small industrial vehicle with a power-operated fork-like pronged platform that can be raised and lowered for insertion under a load, often on pallets, to be lifted and moved.
Syn: fork hoist, fork truck, lift truck, sideloader, stacker-truck, tow-motor, trailer loader
2. verb
To move or stack using such a vehicle

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