Definitions

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  • n. megacoaster

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  • n. a roller coaster that goes up 200 feet or higher and can catapult riders from 0 to 70 mph in 4 seconds by motors originally designed to launch rockets

Etymologies

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hyper- +‎ coaster

Examples

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  • A word that inspires hyperbole and one-upmanship... For instance, there are also giga coasters (any full circuit coaster over 300 ft,) and strata coasters (any full circuit coaster over 400 ft).

    "Knock yourself out," as they say!

    June 26, 2012