Truck

Truck

(?), n. [Cf. F. troc.] 1. Exchange of commodities; barter. Hakluyt.
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2. Commodities appropriate for barter, or for small trade; small commodities; esp., in the United States, garden vegetables raised for the market. [Colloq.]
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3. The practice of paying wages in goods instead of money; -- called also truck system.
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Garden truck, vegetables raised for market. [Colloq.] [U. S.] -- Truck farming, raising vegetables for market: market gardening. [Colloq. U. S.]
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