hypermiling

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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hypermiling (ˈhaɪpəˌmaɪlɪŋ)
 
n
the practice of maximizing the fuel economy of a motor vehicle, especially through driving technique and vehicle maintenance

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