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benz

1. A Mercedes-Benz vehicle. In this usage, "benz" is usually capitalized. My Benz is in the shop, so we'll have to take your car today.
2. slang Benzedrine, a type of amphetamine. He must be have taken some benz—why else would he be acting like this?

benz

(bɛnz)
1. n. Benzedrine. (Drugs.) Stay off the benz. Coffee is enough to perk anybody up. He had some benz in an inhaler, but there’s much better medication available.
2. and Benz n. a Mercedes Benz automobile. My uncle had a Benz that he took back to Germany every two years for service.

Benz

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Beijing Benz Automotive is recalling 533 GLA vehicles manufactured between October 25, 2016 and December 9, 2016, according to the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine.
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"It is a pleasure for us to be associated with a globally celebrated and trusted brand like Mercedes- Benz. It has been our endeavour to provide the highest level of comfort and luxury to our customers and with our association with Mercedes-Benz we are confident of providing the same and staying ahead of our competitors." Anil Savla, Owner, Neeta Tours and Travel added.
Mohammed Al Jaber, group chief executive officer, Al Jaber Group said: "Since 2007, Al Jaber Group has purchased about 400 Mercedes Benz trucks, making it one of the biggest purchasers of Mercedes Benz Products in the region." -- TradeArabia News Service
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