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curb weight

Syllabification: curb weight

Definition of curb weight in English:

noun

The weight of an automobile without occupants or baggage.
Example sentences
  • It truly is an ultralight automobile: curb weight of just 1,400 lb. for a four-passenger vehicle.
  • The IRS will accept as qualifying for the deduction what the manufacturer says is the gross vehicle weight or curb weight.
  • With a curb weight of 45,320 pounds and a maximum payload weight of 38,680 pounds, the Buffalo measures 323 inches long, 97 inches wide and 117 inches high.

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