Definitions for road roller

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  1. steamroller, road roller(noun)

    vehicle equipped with heavy wide smooth rollers for compacting roads and pavements


  1. road roller(Noun)

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


  1. 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. In some parts of the world, road rollers are still known colloquially as steam rollers, regardless of their method of propulsion. This typically only applies to the largest examples.


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