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car·a·van

caravan

 
 
pronunciation:
kae r vaen
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a band of people traveling together. Caravans are often formed for safety when crossing a remote area like a desert.
The travelers felt relief as their caravan neared the oasis.
definition 2: a group of vehicles or riding animals traveling together in a single line.
The police officer stopped us to let a caravan of trucks go by.
similar words:
train
definition 3: a British word for a vehicle that can be pulled and is used as a camper, home, or office. Caravan has the same meaning as trailer.