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ute
American English: /jut/
British English: /juːt/

noun

  • (Australia) (New Zealand) [colloquial] (Cars)
    utility vehicle
    Example sentences
    • Every year, Australians buy 70,000 utes and small pickups, about 9 percent of the vehicle market.
    • No motor vehicle has a more Australian heritage than the ute.
    • I saw her watching the men driving off in their utes, chainsaws at the ready.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.