ambulette

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noun am·bu·lette \ˌam-byə-ˈlet\

Definition of ambulette

  1. :  a van or similar vehicle equipped for transporting people with limited mobility (such as wheelchair-bound patients) in nonemergency situations At the hospital, I … arranged for an ambulette to bring us to the apartment. — Roz Chast

Origin and Etymology of ambulette

ambul(ance) + -ette


First Known Use: 1945


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