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recreational vehicle

n. Abbr. RV
A vehicle, such as a camper or motor home, used for traveling and recreational activities.
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recreational vehicle

n
(Automotive Engineering) chiefly US a large vanlike vehicle equipped to be lived in. Abbreviation: RV
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recrea′tional ve′hicle


n.
a van or utility vehicle used for recreational purposes, as camping. Abbr.: RV
[1970–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.recreational vehicle - a motorized wheeled vehicle used for camping or other recreational activitiesrecreational vehicle - a motorized wheeled vehicle used for camping or other recreational activities
camping bus, motor home, camper - a recreational vehicle equipped for camping out while traveling
beach buggy, dune buggy - a recreational vehicle with large tires used on beaches or sand dunes
self-propelled vehicle - a wheeled vehicle that carries in itself a means of propulsion
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Translations

recreational vehicle

n (Am) → camper m inv
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WORCESTER -- A police crackdown targeting the illegal use of recreational vehicles in the city led to the arrest of a Kingsbury Street man Wednesday.
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Recreational vehicles are popular mainly because they're fun and provide a greater sense of freedom compared to standard holiday trips.
That, along with a healthier financing environment, should spur sales of recreational vehicles. Advances will be further aided by demographic trends, including continued growth in the 55-64-year-old cohort, the traditional purchasers of recreational vehicles, as well as rising interest among younger customers.
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