marv

[ mahrv ]
/ mɑrv /

adjective Slang.

marvelous; wonderful.

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Origin of marv

by shortening

Definition for marv (2 of 2)

Marv
[ mahrv ]
/ mɑrv /

noun

a male given name, form of Marvin.
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British Dictionary definitions for marv

MARV
/ (mɑːv) /

n acronym for

manoeuvrable re-entry vehicle: a missile that has one or more warheads that may be controlled so as to avoid enemy defences
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