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vanpool

Syllabification: van·pool
Pronunciation: /ˈvanpo͞ol
 
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Definition of vanpool in English:

noun

An arrangement whereby commuters travel together in a van.
Example sentences
  • The van to the right is part of the buspool organization that arranges vanpools around San Francisco.
  • Wouldn't the steady addition of shops, home businesses, pocket parks, trails, community gardens, neighborhood recycling systems, and vanpools make suburbia more lively and invigorating?

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