Meaning of “RV” in the English Dictionary

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"RV" in British English

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RVnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌɑːˈviː/ /ˌɑːrˈviː/ US

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  • Other retired people sell their houses and get recreational vehicles (RVs), which are like houses on wheels. 
  • Some younger people also leave their jobs and travel around in RVs. 

(Definition of “RV” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"RV" in American English

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abbreviation forrecreational vehicle (= a large motor vehicle in which you can sleep and often cook, used for traveling and camping)

(Definition of “RV” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)