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van noun

  1. van
  2. travelling grocery van also known as the motor van or earlier  •  horse van
  • vanman
    The driver of the grocery van who in the first half of this century and the latter part of the last century played a vital part in the economy of the islands not only by selling goods but also in buying farm produce, especially eggs. In the early part of this century they also bought wild birds’ eggs; on one occasion a customer sold to the vanman twenty-one dozen lapwing eggs collected on the Rendall Moss.