Definitions for humveeˈhʌm vi

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Hum•veeˈhʌm vi(n.)

  1. a military vehicle that combines the features of a jeep with those of a light truck.

    Category: Transportation

Origin of Humvee:

1985–1990; from the pronunciation of the initials HMMWV for H(igh)–M(obility) M(ultipurpose) W(heeled) V(ehicle)


  1. Humvee(Noun)

    A diesel-powered, four-wheel-drive tactical military vehicle that can carry a wide variety of military hardware

  2. Origin: Derived from the attempt to pronounce the acronym HMMWV: The 'High Mobility Multi-purpose Wheeled Vehicle.'


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