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vehicle

noun [C] (MACHINE)    /ˈviː.ɪ.kl̩/ formal
B1 a machine , usually with wheels and an engine , used for transporting people or goods on land , especially on roads : A truck driver died last night when his vehicle overturned . Road vehicles include cars , buses , and trucks . Tractors are farm vehicles. The number of thefts of motor vehicles rose by a third last year .Vehicles in general vehicular     /vɪˈhɪk.jʊ.lər/ US  /viːˈhɪk.jʊ.lɚ/ adjective formal The cottage has no vehicular access but can be reached by a short walk across the moor .Vehicles in general
(Definition of vehicle noun (MACHINE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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