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vehicle

noun [C]     /ˈviːɪkl/
TRANSPORT a car , bus , truck , etc.: The tollways are used daily by 1.3 million vehicles.a commercial/domestic/recreational vehicle Domestic vehicle sales will remain strong for a while.
something that can be used as a way of achieving , producing , or expressing something: a vehicle for sth Strong leadership was seen as the major vehicle for bringing about successful change .
FINANCE a type of investment : a savings/investment vehicle The company has announced the launch of new internet investment vehicles for Asia , Europe , and Latin America . In the future we'll see new vehicles and new ways of producing the money that you need.
(Definition of vehicle noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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