a covered boxlike motor vehicle, typically having a rear door and sliding doors on the side panels, used for transporting goods or people.
A team of nine scenes-of-crime officers were dispatched in a police van with blacked-out windows to search the couple's home last night.
the foremost part of a company of people moving or preparing to move forward, especially the foremost division of an advancing military force.
in the van were the foremost chiefs and some of the warriors astride horses
a winnowing fan.
Nothing is more commonly found in the monuments of the heathen feasts than a small chest, a van , and a flute or a drum.