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Meaning of “van” - Learner’s Dictionary

van

noun [C]     /væn/
B1 a vehicle that is used for carrying things but that is smaller than a truckTrucks, vans and caravans
Translations of “van”
in Arabic فان (شاحِنة صَغيرة)…
in Korean 밴…
in Malaysian van…
in French (de) camion(nette)…
in Turkish kamyonet…
in Italian furgone…
in Chinese (Traditional) 車輛, 廂形貨車, (載客)麵包車…
in Russian автофургон…
in Polish furgonetka, mikrobus…
in Vietnamese xe tải…
in Spanish furgoneta, camioneta…
in Portuguese furgão, caminhonete…
in Thai รถตู้…
in German der Lastwagen, Lastwagen-…
in Catalan furgoneta…
in Japanese バン, 小型トラック…
in Indonesian mobil barang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 车辆, 厢式货车, (载客)面包车…
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