all-terrain vehicle

,all-terrain `vehicle noun count
a vehicle with no roof, three or four wheels, and usually only one seat, used for driving over rough, soft, or wet ground

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • All-terrain vehicle — An all terrain vehicle (ATV) is defined by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) as a vehicle that travels on low pressure tires, with a seat that is straddled by the operator, along with handlebars for steering control. As the name… …   Wikipedia

  • all-terrain vehicle — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms all terrain vehicle : singular all terrain vehicle plural all terrain vehicles a vehicle with no roof, three or four wheels, and usually only one seat, used for driving over rough, soft, or wet ground …   English dictionary

  • all-terrain vehicle — ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ noun : a small motor vehicle with three or four wheels that is designed for use on various types of terrain * * * noun, pl ⋯ hicles [count] : a small open vehicle with three or four large wheels that is used to drive over very… …   Useful english dictionary

  • All Terrain Vehicle — 50 cm³ Quad Daumengashebel …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • all-terrain vehicle — /ɔl təreɪn ˈviɪkəl/ (say awl tuhrayn veeikuhl) noun a vehicle designed for use on land or water, having usually six or eight chain driven wheels with round, cleated tyres inflated to a low pressure, a small air cooled engine, and an unsinkable… …   Australian English dictionary

  • all-terrain vehicle — sunkusis keturratis motociklas statusas Aprobuotas sritis žemės ūkio inžinerinė plėtra ir techninė pažanga apibrėžtis Keturratė savaeigė mašina, kurios konstrukcinis greitis didesnis kaip 45 km/h, eksploatacinė masė didesnė kaip 400 kg ir (arba)… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • all-terrain vehicle — all′ terrain′ ve hicle n. mil trs a vehicle with treads, wheels, or both, for traversing uneven terrain as well as roads Abbr.: ATV • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • All Terrain Vehicle — Quad (véhicule) « Quad » redirige ici. Pour les autres significations, voir Quad (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • all-terrain vehicle — vehicle which can drive on every type of land surface …   English contemporary dictionary

  • all-terrain vehicle — noun Date: 1969 a small motor vehicle with three or four wheels that is designed for use on various types of terrain called also ATV …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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