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four-wheel drivenoun

uk   /ˌfɔː.wiːl ˈdraɪv/ us   /ˌfɔːr.wiːl ˈdraɪv/
four-wheel drive
adjective uk   /ˈfɔː.wiːl draɪv/ us   /ˈfɔːr.wiːl draɪv/
a four-wheel drive car
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four-wheel drivenoun [U]

/ˈfɔrˌhwil ˈdrɑɪv, -ˌwil/
a system by which the engine of a vehicle supplies power to all four wheels, so that it can travel easily over rough ground
(Definition of four-wheel drive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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