1. battery electric vehicle: an automobile or other vehicle having an electric motor that is fully powered by batteries.: See also EV (def. 1), HEV, PHEV.

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Other definitions for BeV (2 of 2)


or Bev, bev

[ bev ]

  1. billion electron-volts. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use BEV in a sentence

  • Ye know what Pulu is, iv coorse, an' I'm sure ye'll be glad to know that this refreshin' BEV'rage or soap is on th' free list.

    Mr. Dooley Says | Finley Dunne
  • Vidal BEV, Boccacce et les docks et warrants, in Bulletin de l'institut gyptien .

  • He knew me, and all I meant to do was to call BEV down, and mother, and make him sit up and take notice.

    The Breaking Point | Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Its gleaming sides, however, spoke lucidly to BEV's intelligence, and he set the pony at a smarter pace in the marshy road.

    A Prairie Infanta | Eva Wilder Brodhead
  • I wept much the day when you were lost, and BEV Gribble, the vaquero, brought you home on his horse.

    A Prairie Infanta | Eva Wilder Brodhead

British Dictionary definitions for BeV


abbreviation for(in the US)
  1. gigaelectronvolts (GeV)

Origin of BeV

C20: from b (illion) e (lectron) v (olts)

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