vehicular

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adjective ve·hic·u·lar \ vē-ˈhi-kyə-lər \

Definition of vehicular

1 a :of, relating to, or designed for vehicles and especially motor vehicles
b :transported by vehicle
c :caused by or resulting from the operation of a vehicle
  • vehicular homicide
2 :serving as a vehicle

Examples of vehicular in a Sentence

  1. The road was closed to vehicular traffic.

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Origin and Etymology of vehicular

borrowed from Latin Latin vehiculāris, from Latin vehiculum vehicle + -āris -ar


VEHICULAR Defined for English Language Learners

vehicular

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Definition of vehicular for English Language Learners

  • : of, relating to, or designed for vehicles

  • : caused by or resulting from the operation of a vehicle



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