Definition of motorbus in English:

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motorbus

Pronunciation: /ˈmōdərˌbəs/

noun

Old-fashioned term for bus (sense 1 of the noun).
Example sentences
  • There, a vast fleet of brand new motor buses and taxis competed for trade with the brand new electrified trams.
  • It was withdrawn in 1932 on the formation of a new motor bus company, Keighley-West Yorkshire.
  • Had the cable-to-electric conversion of 1921-23 been delayed by only a few years, motor buses rather than electric trams would have been substituted.

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Syllabification: mo·tor·bus

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