carrosserie

noun
car·​ros·​se·​rie | \ kȧrȯsrē \
plural carrosseries\ -​rē(z) \

Definition of carrosserie

: the carriage body of an automobile — compare chassis

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History and Etymology for carrosserie

French, from carrosse carriage (from Italian carrozza, from carro cart, vehicle, from Latin carrus) + -erie -ery

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“Carrosserie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carrosserie. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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