Definitions

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  • n. The manufacture of automobiles

Etymologies

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car +‎ making

Examples

  • (SAIC at the time was dealing with its own embarrassment -- the bankruptcy of another Korean carmaking affiliate, SsangYong Motor Co.)

    Can China Save GM?

  • Like the rest of the global carmaking industry, Chinese auto manufacturers are looking for ways to capitalize on Toyota's setback.

    Toyota's Loss Isn't Quite China's Gain

  • I am a lawyer and I work hard to support my family, but, apparently because I do not work in a classic dying industry like farming, steelmaking or carmaking, I am not a “worker”.

    New Obama Advertisement Is Aimed at Workers - The Caucus Blog - NYTimes.com

  • Fiat rose 2.9% ahead of Monday's trading debut of two stocks, one representing its carmaking operations and the other its tractor and truck activities.

    Losses for Europe's Last Full Day of 2010

  • Down the hall from the marble plaque celebrating the commitment of a Midwestern union local to the freedom struggle of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., past the collages made by the children and grandchildren of proud blue-collar families highlighting more than a century of carmaking in their community, next to the posters celebrating the election of Barack Obama, a woman wearing a Yes We Did!

    The Case for Kenosha

  • Ford last week reported a loss for the third quarter, with gains in other businesses covering up a $464 million hole in carmaking.

    Stormy Weather Ahead

  • The country already has more jobs in call centers than in coal mining, steel — and carmaking combined, although the huge majority are serving only the British market.

    Your Call Is Important

  • In Germany, long known for its smug sense of carmaking superiority, drivers are forsaking BMWs and Mercedeses for the likes of Chrysler LeBarons, Buick Park Avenues and Jeep Cherokees.

    Where Are U.S. Cars Hot? Yup: Germany

  • On Bad Weather, Decline in Autos WASHINGTON -- Production by U.S. industries plunged in August, falling double the rate expected as carmaking slumped and weather both mild and stormy struck.

    Industrial Output Tumbles 1.1%

  • Much more than a car, the Volt represents a fresh, new concept in carmaking.

    Shocking potential for the Chevrolet Volt

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