Definition of compact car in English:

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compact car


North American
A medium-sized car.
Example sentences
  • Just as automotive companies must respond to the latest customer vehicle trends - from compact cars to full-sized SUVs - they also must also listen to consumer desires for the engines and transmissions that power these vehicles.
  • The same year, General Motors opened its fourth plant in China, a $108 million facility to double production of Buick sedans and compact cars.
  • The Ford Aspire is an entry-level compact car that was sold by the Ford Motor Company from the United States starting from 1994 and ending during the year 1997.

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Syllabification: com·pact car

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