snowmobile

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noun snow·mo·bile \ˈsnō-mō-ˌbēl\

Definition of snowmobile

  1. :  any of various automotive vehicles for travel on snow; specifically :  an open vehicle for usually one or two persons with steerable skis on the front and an endless belt at the rear

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First Known Use of snowmobile

1923


SNOWMOBILE Defined for English Language Learners

snowmobile

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Definition of snowmobile for English Language Learners

  • : a vehicle used for traveling on snow or ice


SNOWMOBILE Defined for Kids

snowmobile

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noun snow·mo·bile \ˈsnō-mō-ˌbēl\

Definition of snowmobile for Students

  1. :  a small motor vehicle designed for travel on snow


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