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a small bus or trucklike vehicle with a roomlike area behind the driver's seat outfitted as living quarters.
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Let’s start with some etymology: What are the origins of the typographical word “bracket”?
First appeared around 1750, and is related to the French word “braguette” for the name of codpiece armor.
First appeared in 1610, based on the French word “baguette” for the long loaf of bread.
First appeared in 1555, and is related to the French word “raquette” for a netted bat.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Origin of motor home
First recorded in 1965–70
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British Dictionary definitions for motor home
/ (ˈməʊtəˌhəʊm) /
a large motor vehicle with living quarters behind the driver's compartmentFormer name: motor caravan
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