There are 2 definitions of auto in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɔːtəʊ
 
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noun (plural autos)

[usually as modifier] informal , chiefly North American
A car: the auto industry
More example sentences
  • Did you ever wonder why the North American auto industry is concentrated where it is?
  • Making use of the internet for getting the best suited auto insurance is not a demanding task.
  • Finding the best auto parts actually depends on you, so make the right choice now!

Origin

late 19th century: abbreviation of automobile.

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There are 2 definitions of auto in English:

auto2

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Pronunciation: /ˈɔːtəʊ
 
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adjective & noun

short for automatic.
More example sentences
  • It has a much slower rate of fire than the auto shotgun, but it hits just as hard.
  • I was playing with the auto contrast on my camera, setting it by focussing one area then moving it to point somewhere else.
  • Let's be honest here: if I got an auto response, how can the contents of my email have been noted.

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