Humvee
trademark — used for a military automotive vehicle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • HUMVEE — High mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicle HMMWV Constructeur AM General Classe 4x4 militaire Poids et performances Poids …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Humvee — High mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicle HMMWV Constructeur AM General Classe 4x4 militaire Poids et performances Poids …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Humvee — UK [hʌmˈviː] / US [ˈhʌmvɪ] Word forms Humvee : singular Humvee plural Humvees trademark mainly American a large military vehicle with no roof that can drive over all types of land …   English dictionary

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