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LGV

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Automotive Engineering) large goods vehicle
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.LGV - infectious disease caused by a species of chlamydia bacterium; transmitted by sexual contact; characterized by genital lesions and swelling of lymph nodes in the groin
sexually transmitted disease, social disease, STD, VD, venereal disease, venereal infection, Venus's curse, Cupid's disease, Cupid's itch, dose - a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact
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Translations

LGV

[ˌɛldʒiːˈviː] n abbr (=Large Goods Vehicle) → poids m lourd
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

LGV

V. lymphogranuloma venereum.
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Initial JAQU advice is that 64 per cent of non-compliant cars and LGVs would be upgraded to a compliant vehicle by owners seeking to avoid paying a charge to enter the CAZ D area.
The stocks of most LGVs have hollow chambers in the forearms to accept lead weights for increased stability.
Whether about private cars or light goods vehicles (LGVs), the members of the European Parliament's Committee on Industry (ITRE) are hardly showing signs of knowing their own mind when it comes to reducing CO2 emissions.
Alternatively, if you drive LGVs for the extractive and mineral processing industries, you are now required to hold an EPIC Driver Skills Card.
Similarly, the LGVs (5 ton-7.5 ton GVW range) too have increased the freight charges by 20-25 per cent per trip in the major industrial areas, wholesale markets, subzi/fruit mandis in Delhi.
I agree with Persecuted Driver wholeheartedly but I must remind him 1) That the rule in the UK is that we keep to the nearside lane except while overtaking; 2) The LGV / coach driver is trying to do a job and is not going on his holiday or visiting IKEA; 3) LGV / coach tachographs are no more accurate than a modern car speedometer, but have by law to be calibrated more often; 4) All satnavs do not give an accurate record of road speed; 5) All LGVs and coaches have rear number plates which can be photographed if need be.
Also, does he not realise LGVs and coaches are limited to 56 and 60mph?
Based on replies from companies that, together, operate more than 12,500 large goods vehicles (LGVs) and nearly 7,000 vans, the FTA survey revealed 83% said that were experiencing difficulties in recruiting LGV drivers or were finding it harder and only 14% said they did not have any problems.
Laser Guided Vehicles (LGVs) offer an interesting alternative to traditional fixed pallet handling systems, with better flexibility, modular installation, the option for locally positioned palletising cells and increased management information from modern electronic control systems.
So managers at the Swedish firm chose laser guided vehicles (LGVs) as the means of cab transport on the new line, abandoning wire guidance.