Definition of Vehicles. Meaning of Vehicles. Synonyms of Vehicles

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Definition of Vehicles

Vehicle
Vehicle Ve"hi*cle, n. [L. vehiculum, fr. vehere to carry; akin to E. way, wain. See Way, n., and cf. Convex, Inveigh, Veil, Vex.] 1. That in or on which any person or thing is, or may be, carried, as a coach, carriage, wagon, cart, car, sleigh, bicycle, etc.; a means of conveyance; specifically, a means of conveyance upon land. 2. That which is used as the instrument of conveyance or communication; as, matter is the vehicle of energy. A simple style forms the best vehicle of thought to a popular assembly. --Wirt. 3. (Pharm.) A substance in which medicine is taken. 4. (Paint.) Any liquid with which a pigment is applied, including whatever gum, wax, or glutinous or adhesive substance is combined with it. Note: Water is used in fresco and in water-color painting, the colors being consolidated with gum arabic; size is used in distemper painting. In oil painting, the fixed oils of linseed, nut, and poppy, are used; in encaustic, wax is the vehicle. --Fairholt.
Vehicle
Vehicle Ve"hi*cle, n. (Chem.) A liquid used to spread sensitive salts upon glass and paper for use in photography.

Meaning of Vehicles from wikipedia

- A vehicle (from Latin: vehiculum) is a machine that transports people or cargo. Vehicles include wagons, bicycles, motor vehicles (motorcycles, cars,...
- unmanned vehicle or uncrewed vehicle is a vehicle without a person on board. Uncrewed vehicles can either be remote controlled or remote guided vehicles, or...
- of plug-in electric vehicles is affected by consumer demand, market prices and government incentives. Plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) are generally...
- by 2015.[citation needed] Multiple terms are used for unmanned aerial vehicles, which generally refer to the same concept. The term drone, more widely...
- Pursuit Vehicles (PPV), Special Service Vehicles (SSV) and Special Service Package (SSP). Police Pursuit Vehicles are the most common police cars and are...
- utility vehicle (SUV) is a category of motor vehicles that combine elements of road-going p****enger cars with features from off-road vehicles, such as...
- of electric vehicles that includes all-electric or battery electric vehicles (BEVs), plug-in hybrid vehicles, (PHEVs), and electric vehicle conversions...
- blend detected by a fuel composition sensor. Flex-fuel vehicles are distinguished from bi-fuel vehicles, where two fuels are stored in separate tanks and the...
- ATVs, cars, buses, trucks, military vehicles, boats and hovercraft. Cl****ic landing craft are not amphibious vehicles as they do not offer any real land...
- light commercial vehicles include pickup trucks, vans and three-wheelers – all commercially based goods or p****enger carrier vehicles. The LCV concept...
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