semi-trailer definition

semi-trailer means any trailer designed to be coupled to a motor vehicle in such a way that part of it rests on the motor vehicle and that a substantial part of its weight and of the weight of its load is borne by the motor vehicle;
semi-trailer means a towed vehicle, in which the axle(s) is (are) positioned behind the centre of gravity of the vehicle (when uniformly loaded), and which is equipped with a connecting device permitting horizontal and vertical forces to be transmitted to the towing vehicle.
semi-trailer means a Vehicle without motor power that is designed to be drawn by a Motor Vehicle and is constructed so that a part of its weight rests upon or is carried by a towing Vehicle.

Examples of semi-trailer in a sentence

  • Cancellation of RegistrationThe Base Jurisdiction shall cancel, suspend, or revoke any apportioned registration if the registration was granted erroneously, or if the Registrant fails to pay any apportionable fees.Reciprocity for Trailing Equipment(a) A Trailer, Semi-Trailer, or Auxiliary Axle properly registered in any Jurisdiction shall be granted full and free Reciprocity.


More Definitions of semi-trailer

semi-trailer means a trailer that has—
semi-trailer means the drawn component of an articulated vehicle, or a vehicle constructed or adapted for use as such drawn component.
semi-trailer means a trailer without motor power with a set or sets of wheels and/or axles at the rear only, designed to be supported by a truck, tractor, or towing vehicle.
semi-trailer means a vehicle not mechanically propelled ( other tan a trailer ), which is intended to be connected to a motor vehicle and which is so constructed that a portion of it is super-imposed on, and a part of whose weight is borne by, that motor vehicle ;]
semi-trailer means a trailer that—
semi-trailer means a semi-trailer within the meaning of The Highway Traffic Act. (« semi-remorque »)
semi-trailer means a trailer (including a pole‑type trailer) that has —