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trac·tor

tractor

 
pronunciation:
traek tr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a powerful motor vehicle with large tires used to pull plows and other farm machines.
 
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The word tractor contains the following parts:
tract Latin root that means draw, pull
-er, -or, -ar2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person or thing that does
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The suffix group -er , -or , -ar2 turns verbs into agent nouns.
synonyms:
-ist, -ite2, -ator, -an, -ian, -ean