medium goods vehicle

noun

British
: a goods vehicle or truck whose legal weight and load ranges from 3.5 tonnes to 12 tonnes (or 7,716 to 26,455 pounds)

Word History

First Known Use

1951, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of medium goods vehicle was in 1951

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“Medium goods vehicle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/medium%20goods%20vehicle. Accessed 26 Nov. 2022.

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