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motor vehicle

noun

Simple Definition of motor vehicle

  • : a vehicle (such as a car, truck, or motorcycle) that is powered by a motor

Full Definition of motor vehicle

  1. :  an automotive vehicle not operated on rails; especially :  one with rubber tires for use on highways

Examples of motor vehicle

  1. You can register your car at the Registry of Motor Vehicles.

  2. <got a license to drive a motor vehicle the minute she turned 16>



1890

First Known Use of motor vehicle

1890


MOTOR VEHICLE Defined for Kids

motor vehicle

noun

Definition of motor vehicle

  1. :  a motorized vehicle (as an automobile or motorcycle) not operated on rails





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