slot car


Definition of slot car

: an electric toy racing car with a pin underneath that fits into a groove on a track for guidance

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Jens Weidmann, the Bundesbank’s president, raced slot cars. Tom Fairless, WSJ, "Coming to a Festival Near You: Friendly Central Bankers," 28 May 2018 His children will forever remember their time with him on forest marches, flying model airplanes and rockets, and racing slot cars., "James Urso," 15 May 2018

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First Known Use of slot car

1966, in the meaning defined above

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