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minicab

[min-ee-kab] /ˈmɪn iˌkæb/
noun, Chiefly British
1.
a minicar that serves as a taxicab.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; mini- + cab1
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Examples for minicab
  • Never use the minicab drivers that approach you on the street.
  • It's full of stock characters, including a wise minicab driver who is forever making insightful remarks about the meaning of life.
British Dictionary definitions for minicab

minicab

/ˈmɪnɪˌkæb/
noun
1.
(Brit) a small saloon car used as a taxi
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