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  • n. A car that uses electric motors and motor controllers instead of an internal combustion engine.

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

  • n. a car that is powered by electricity


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  • Each test driver also received fifty two-by-three-inch “baseball cards” with a color photo of the red IMPACT on one side and detailed performance data about the electric car on the other side.

    Diffusion of Innovations

  • I stuffed the programme details in my pocket and we boarded a small electric car thing, driven by a long-haired kulak called Glad Tidings.

    The Great California Game


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