hubcap

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noun hub·cap \ˈhəb-ˌkap\

Definition of hubcap

  1. :  a removable usually metal cap over the end of an axle; especially :  one used on the wheel of a motor vehicle

First Known Use of hubcap

1903


HUBCAP Defined for English Language Learners

hubcap

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Definition of hubcap for English Language Learners

  • : a removable plastic or metal cover on the center of a car or truck wheel



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