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hypermile

[hahy-per-mahyl] /ˈhaɪ pərˌmaɪl/
verb (used without object), hypermiled, hypermiling
1.
to improve fuel mileage in a motor vehicle, as by adopting certain driving techniques or making design alterations to the vehicle.
Origin
2006
2006; hyper- + mile
Related forms
hypermiler, noun
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Contemporary definitions for hypermiler
noun

any vehicle driver seeking to optimize fuel economy by modifying their driving habits

Examples

Hypermilers are able to refine these driving techniques and greatly exceed the EPA rating for their vehicle.

Word Origin

2005

Usage Note

also hypermiling , (n.), hypermileage , (n.)

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