Hum-Vee


Hum-Vee
noun
a high mobility, multipurpose, military vehicle with four-wheel drive
Syn: ↑Humvee
Usage Domain: ↑trademark
Hypernyms: ↑military vehicle

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  • Humvee — Hum·vee …   English syllables

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