high-occupancy vehicle

[ hahy-ok-yuh-puh n-see ]
/ ˈhaɪˈɒk yə pən si /

See HOV.

Nearby words

  1. high-low-jack,
  2. high-maintenance,
  3. high-minded,
  4. high-muck-a-muck,
  5. high-necked,
  6. high-occupancy vehicle lane,
  7. high-octane,
  8. high-pass filter,
  9. high-pitched,
  10. high-power

HOV

high-occupancy vehicle: a car or other vehicle carrying a required minimum number of passengers, usually two.

Origin of HOV

1990–95

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