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Weigh in motion scales (Pmruuww)

Definition
A set of sensors and supporting instruments that: measure the presence of a moving vehicle and the related dynamic tire forces at specified locations with respect to time; estimate tire loads, speed, axle spacing, vehicle class according to axle arrangement, and other parameters concerning the vehicle; and process, display, and store this information. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Weigh stations (Pmruuw)
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Motor vehicle scales (Pmruuws)