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A trucker is a person who is employed as a truck driver (particularly of semi-trailers). They are increasingly in demand for transportation of goods overland. In the United States, for instance, they ship a large amount of goods via the interstate highway system. The driver of a car transporter truck prepares to offload Skoda Octavia cars in Cardiff, Wales For further uses of the word truck, see Truck (disambiguation). ... semi-trailer truck with sleeper behind the cab. ... A typical rural stretch of Interstate Highway, with two lanes in each direction separated by a large grassy median, and with cross-traffic limited to overpasses and underpasses. ...

To many, the trucker is an icon of the open road. The Savior Not Made By Hands (1410s, by Andrei Rublev) An icon (from Greek εικων, eikon, image) is an artistic visual representation or symbol of anything considered holy and divine, such as God, saints or deities. ...

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