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Definition of Fifth wheel

Fifth wheel
Fifth Fifth, a. [OE. fifte, fifthe, AS. f[=i]fta. See Five.] 1. Next in order after the fourth; -- the ordinal of five. 2. Consisting of one of five equal divisions of a thing. Fifth monarchy men (Hist.), a fanatical sect in England, of the time of the commonwealth, who maintained that there would be a fifth universal monarchy, during which Christ would reign on earth a thousand years. Fifth wheel, a horizontal wheel or segment above the fore axle of a carriage and beneath the body, forming an extended support to prevent careening.

Meaning of Fifth wheel from wikipedia

- The fifth-wheel coupling provides the link between a semi-trailer and the towing truck, tractor unit, leading trailer or dolly. The coupling consists...
- A fifth wheel is a coupling that provides a link between the trailer and a truck (or a tractor unit). Fifth wheel may also refer to: Fifth-wheel trailer...
- The Fifth Wheel (Italian: L'ultima ruota del carro) is a 2013 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Giovanni Veronesi. It was the opening film at the...
- The Fifth Wheel Truck Stops was a chain of truck stops, with locations in Ontario, Manitoba and New Brunswick. They also offered motel service, restaurants...
- rocker feet as are used under a fifth wheel skid plate. The towing vehicle has a wide coupling plate known as a fifth wheel coupling bolted onto its ch****is...
- pickup or medium duty truck equipped with a special in-box hitch called a fifth wheel coupling. Part of the trailer body extends over the truck bed, shortening...
- out on a joint date. Then a provocative 5th man or woman (hence, "the fifth wheel") would join the group. At that point the parti****nts would swap partners...
- In music theory, the circle of fifths (or circle of fourths) is the relationship among the 12 tones of the chromatic scale, their corresponding key signatures...
- The Third Wheel, the seventh book of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. "Third Wheel", a song from The Servants' album Disinterest. Fifth wheel (disambiguation)...
- truck. A fifth-wheel coupling is also referred to as a kingpin hitch and is a smaller version of the semi-trailer "fifth wheel". Though a fifth wheel and a...
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