hypermiler

hypermile

[hahy-per-mahyl]
verb (used without object), hypermiled, hypermiling.
to improve fuel mileage in a motor vehicle, as by adopting certain driving techniques or making design alterations to the vehicle.

Origin:
2006; hyper- + mile

hypermiler, noun
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Main Entry:  hypermiler
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  any vehicle driver seeking to optimize fuel economy by modifying their driving habits
Example:  Hypermilers are able to refine these driving techniques and greatly exceed the EPA rating for their vehicle.
Etymology:  2005
Usage:  also hypermiling, (n.), hypermileage, (n.)
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