motor bus

noun

Definition of motor bus

: bus sense 1a

called also motor coach

First Known Use of motor bus

1896, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of motor bus was in 1896

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“Motor bus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/motor%20bus. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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