PMVEnglish: Public Motor Vehicle.
In general, there are two types of PMV: light buses with 12, 15 or 20+ seats, and PMV trucks like the Toyota Dyna or Mitsubishi Canter converted to carry passengers with the addition of bench seats in the tray.
a vehicle licensed to carry passengers, a bus
PMV draiva a bus driver
boskru bilong PMV the drivers off-sider who collects the fares
Noun combination forms
PMV trak light truck with bench seats added for carrying passengers
Verb phrase forms
baim PMV pay a bus fare
mi baim PMV na kam I paid the fare and came by bus
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