Definition of Humvee™ noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Humvee™

 
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noun (abbreviation HMMWV) High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle a large military vehicle made by General Motors which can be driven in any conditions. It was developed for the US army in 1985 to replace the Jeep. There is also a non-military version of the vehicle called a Hummer which was first made in 1992. It is very expensive and became a popular status symbol.
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