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automaker Syllabification: au·to·mak·er
Pronunciation: /ˈôdōˌmākər/

Definition of automaker in English:


North American
A company that manufactures cars.
Example sentences
  • And it will, just so long as the automakers produce the right vehicles for these markets.
  • The meeting was attended by the automaker's top marketing executives from its various product brands.
  • Worst yet, the Big Three automakers are steadily losing market share here.

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