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vehicle

noun /ˈvi·ɪ·kəl, -hɪ·kəl/

vehicle noun (MACHINE)

[C] something used to transport people or goods, esp. something used on land or roads: an underwater vehicle The snow stranded hundreds of vehicles on an interstate highway.

vehicle noun (WAY)

[C usually sing] a way of achieving something: Many say Morse code is an outdated vehicle for communication in today's high-tech world. She used her celebrity status as a vehicle to run for political office.
vehicular
adjective [not gradable]  /viˈhɪk·jə·lər/ us  
Pedestrian and vehicular traffic in the neighborhood have both increased.
Translations of “vehicle”
in Korean 차량, 탈것…
in Arabic عَرَبة, مَركَبة…
in French véhicule…
in Turkish araç, vasıta, taşıt…
in Italian veicolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機器, (陸上)交通工具, 車輛…
in Russian транспортное средство…
in Polish pojazd…
in Spanish vehículo…
in Portuguese veículo…
in German das Fahrzeug…
in Catalan vehicle…
in Japanese (陸上の)乗り物, 車両…
in Chinese (Simplified) 机器, (陆上)交通工具, 车辆…
(Definition of vehicle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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