Definition of trip computer in English:

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trip computer

Pronunciation: /trip kəmˈpyo͞odər/


An electronic odometer, typically with extra capabilities such as the ability to calculate fuel consumption.
Example sentences
  • I would have liked a more conventional instrument panel with a trip computer emphasising fuel consumption and range remaining.
  • The upholstered dash is dominated by a grey plastic centre console which incorporates a fascia-mounted gearstick, stereo, trip computer, instrument controls and heating system with some fierce-looking air vents.
  • All switchgear feels suitably tough, and it even boasts a trip computer, sunroof and alloys.

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Syllabification: trip com·pu·ter

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