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tum·bril / ˈtəmbrəl/ (also tum·brel) • n. hist. an open cart that tilted backward to empty out its load, in particular one used to convey condemned prisoners to the guillotine during the French Revolution. ∎  a two-wheeled covered cart that carried tools or ammunition for an army.

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tumbril an open cart that tilted backwards to empty out its load, in particular one used to convey condemned prisoners to the guillotine during the French Revolution.

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