hypermiling

noun
hy·​per·​mil·​ing | \ ˈhī-pər-ˌmī-liŋ How to pronounce hypermiling (audio) \

Definition of hypermiling

: the use of fuel-saving techniques (such as lower speeds and frequent coasting) to maximize a vehicle's fuel mileage

Other Words from hypermiling

hypermiler \ ˈhī-​pər-​ˌmī-​lər How to pronounce hypermiling (audio) \ noun

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2006, in the meaning defined above

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“Hypermiling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypermiling. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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