vehicular

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • esp (US) IPA(key): /viˈhɪk.jə.lə(ɹ)/
  • IPA(key): /viːɪk.jə.lə(ɹ)/

Adjective[edit]

vehicular ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to a vehicle or vehicles, usually specifically cars and trucks.
    Ernest had a fear of vehicular travel, and ended up walking everywhere.
  2. Of or pertaining to a language that is used as a contact language between two groups who do not share a common native tongue nor a common culture.
    English is used as a vehicular language in many business settings.

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vehicular m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural vehiculars)

  1. vehicular

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Verb[edit]

vehicular ‎(first-person singular present vehiculo, past participle vehiculat)

  1. to vehicle, transmit

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vehicular m, f ‎(plural vehiculares)

  1. vehicular (of a vehicle)
  2. vehicular (of a common language)
    • 2015 September 14, “Los niños vuelven al colegio con la ‘ley Wert’ en el aire”, in El País[1]:
      Desde la Asamblea por una Escuela Bilingüe (AEB) aseguran que hay varias familias que han solicitado vía judicial el uso del castellano también como lengua vehicular y que esperan una resolución.

Verb[edit]

vehicular ‎(first-person singular present vehiculo, first-person singular preterite vehiculé, past participle vehiculado)

  1. to serve as a mediator

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