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English definition of “vehicle”

vehicle

noun (METHOD)    /ˈviː.ɪ.kl̩/
C2 [C usually singular] a way of achieving , producing , or expressing something: The conference was seen as an ideal vehicle for increased cooperation between the member states .Ways of achieving things [C usually singular] a show, film , exhibition , etc. that is used to show the special skills or qualities of one particular performer or artist : The play seems to be little more than a vehicle for its director and star .Media in general
(Definition of vehicle noun (METHOD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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