vehicle
1. [ noun ] (transportation) a conveyance that transports people or objects
Related terms: conveyance carrier tractor rocket military_vehicle troika craft steamroller troop_carrier motor_vehicle wheeled_vehicle picket armored_vehicle sled skibob snowplough hearse electric bumper_car tracked_vehicle splashboard
2. [ noun ] a medium for the expression or achievement of something
Examples:

"his editorials provided a vehicle for his political views" "a congregation is a vehicle of group identity"

Related terms: medium
3. [ noun ] any inanimate object (as a towel or money or clothing or dishes or books or toys etc.) that can transmit infectious organisms from one person to another
Synonyms: fomite
Related terms: object
Similar spelling:   Veasley