metadictionary.org
divine


Definition for word vehicle.

Vehicle Ve"hi*cle, n. [L. vehiculum, fr. vehere to carry; akin to E. way, wain. See Way, n., and cf. Convex, Inveigh, Veil, Vex.] 1. That in or on which any person or thing is, or may be, carried, as a coach, carriage, wagon, cart, car, sleigh, bicycle, etc.; a means of conveyance; specifically, a means of conveyance upon land. 2. That which is used as the instrument of conveyance or communication; as, matter is the vehicle of energy. A simple style forms the best vehicle of thought to a popular assembly. --Wirt. 3. (Pharm.) A substance in which medicine is taken. 4. (Paint.) Any liquid with which a pigment is applied, including whatever gum, wax, or glutinous or adhesive substance is combined with it. Note: Water is used in fresco and in water-color painting, the colors being consolidated with gum arabic; size is used in distemper painting. In oil painting, the fixed oils of linseed, nut, and poppy, are used; in encaustic, wax is the vehicle. --Fairholt., Vehicle Ve"hi*cle, n. (Chem.) A liquid used to spread sensitive salts upon glass and paper for use in photography.


Explination we found from Wikipedia for vehicle.

- a vehicle (from vehiculum) is a mobile machine that transports passengers or cargo. most often, vehicles are manufactured, such as
- a motor vehicle or road vehicle is a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not operate on rails, such as train s or trolleys .
- an automobile, autocar, motor car or car is a wheeled motor vehicle used for transporting passenger s, which also carries its own engine
- vehicle insurance (also known as auto insurance, gap insurance , car insurance, or motor insurance) is insurance purchased for cars ,
- a spacecraft is a vehicle, vessel or machine designed to fly in outer space . spacecraft are used for a variety of purposes, including
- organizations involved in the design, development, manufacture, marketing, and selling of motor vehicle s, towed vehicles , motorcycle s and moped s.
- a fire apparatus, fire engine, fire truck, or fire appliance is a vehicle designed to assist in fighting fire s by transporting firefighter
- a police car is a ground vehicle used by police , to assist with their duties in patrolling and responding to incidents. typical uses of a
- the photographic material used in cameras , photographic film movie , moving picture , other uses , movie (disambiguation) and moving
- a horse-drawn vehicle is a mechanized piece of equipment pulled by one horse or by a team of horses. these vehicles typically had two or


We found definition for vehicle you search from dictionaries , wikipedia mentions for vehicle.

Similar meaning for word vehicle.