turbocar

noun
tur·​bo·​car | \ ˈtər-bō-ˌkär How to pronounce turbocar (audio) \

Definition of turbocar

: an automotive vehicle propelled by a gas turbine

First Known Use of turbocar

1950, in the meaning defined above

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“Turbocar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turbocar. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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