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motorcade

[moh-ter-keyd] /ˈmoʊ tərˌkeɪd/
noun
1.
a procession or parade of automobiles or other motor vehicles.
verb (used without object), motorcaded, motorcading.
2.
to travel by or in a motorcade.
Origin of motorcade
1910-1915
1910-15; motor + -cade
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motorcade

/ˈməʊtəˌkeɪd/
noun
1.
a parade of cars or other motor vehicles
Word Origin
C20: from motor + cavalcade
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Word Origin and History for motorcade
n.

1909, from motor- + suffix from cavalcade.

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