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heavy goods vehiclenoun [C]

uk   /ˌhev.i ˈɡʊdz vɪə.kəl/ us   /ˌhev.i ˈɡʊdz viː.ə.kəl/ abbreviation HGV UK
a large truck used for transporting goods
(Definition of heavy goods vehicle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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heavy goods vehiclenoun [C]

uk   us   UK TRANSPORT
→  HGV
(Definition of heavy goods vehicle from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “heavy goods vehicle”
in Chinese (Simplified) 重型货车,大型货运卡车…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重型貨車,大型貨運卡車…
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