Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small vehicle with skilike runners in front and tanklike treads, ridden by straddling a seat and used for driving in or traveling on snow. Also called skimobile.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A vehicle with skis at the front and rubber tracks at the rear, used for travelling over snow, sometimes as sport
  • v. To ride or race in a snowmobile.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tracked vehicle for travel on snow having skis in front
  • v. ride a snowmobile

Etymologies

snow + (auto)mobile.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
snow +‎ -mobile (Wiktionary)

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