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minivan

or mini-van

[min-ee-van] /ˈmɪn iˌvæn/
noun
1.
a small passenger van, somewhat larger than a station wagon, typically with side or rear windows and rear seats that can be removed for hauling small loads.
Origin of minivan
mini- + van2
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minivan

/ˈmɪnɪˌvæn/
noun
1.
a small van, esp one with seats in the back for carrying passengers
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