All Terrain Vehicle. Any motorized vehicle designed for or capable of cross-country travel on or immediately over land, water, sand, snow, ice, marsh, swampland, or other terrain. synonym: Off-road Vehicle
All Terrain Vehicle. It is the most common mode of ground transportation in most colony areas where roads are usually few or non-existent. It is a large six-wheeled vehicle with an enclosed cabin.
All Terrain Vehicle. This machine has four wheels. We use this for farm transportation. An ATV is also known as a four-wheeler.
All Terrain Vehicle, often very basic, possibly with skid-steering, balloon tyres, no suspension.
All terrain vehicle, commonly referred to as a 4-wheeler or wheeler.
Automated Transfer Vehicle. An unmanned space transporter. The ATV will go into space aboard an Ariane 5 launcher, and then automatically dock with the ISS international space station. The ATV is a single-use vehicle designed to re-provision the ISS and apply orbital corrections to the space station, with thrust from its on-board rocket motor. Supply flights are planned every 18 months starting in 2005. The ATV is a major contribution by the European Space Agency to the ISS project, and the structural system from Contraves Space is a key component thereof.
Vehicle designed for any type of terrain.
All Terrain Vehicle, small, open motor vehicle having one seat and three or more wheels fitted with large tires. It is designed chiefly for recreational use over roadless, rugged terrain.