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dune buggy

noun
1.
a small, lightweight, open automotive vehicle equipped with oversize, low-pressure tires for traveling along sand beaches, over dunes, etc.
Also called beach buggy.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60

dune-buggy

[doon-buhg-ee, dyoon-] /ˈdunˌbʌg i, ˈdyun-/
verb (used without object), dune-buggied, dune-buggying.
1.
to drive or ride in a dune buggy.
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dune buggy

noun phrase

A small and squat open car, usually with a Volkswagen engine, equipped with very fat tires for traveling on sand (1960s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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