montacargas

See also: monta-cargas

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

A semantic calque of French monte-charge, from monta (it lifts) +‎ cargas (loads).

NounEdit

montacargas m (plural montacargas)

  1. service lift, goods lift, cargo lift (UK), freight elevator, goods elevator, service elevator, cargo elevator (US)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A semantic calque of French monte-charge, from monta (it lifts) +‎ cargas (loads).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /montaˈkarɡas/, [mõn̪t̪aˈkarɣas]

NounEdit

montacargas m (plural montacargas)

  1. service lift, goods lift, cargo lift (UK), freight elevator, goods elevator, service elevator, cargo elevator (US)
  2. forklift
    Synonyms: carretilla elevadora, carretilla, grúa horquilla, toro

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