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addaword.gifdefinition of SUB

noun
an acronym for 'sport utility bicycle', a vehicle which can carry passengers and/or goods
SUB owners are very proud of their bikes and happy to talk about them at length.
Submitted from Netherlands on 20/11/2009 08:30:00
Definition of SUB from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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