♦ car

♦ car
♦ car /kɑ:(r)/
A n.
1 automobile; auto; macchina (fam.); vettura: police car, auto della polizia; an executive car, un'automobile di rappresentanza; used car, automobile usata (o di seconda mano); to drive a car, guidare una macchina NOTA D'USO: -auto o car?-
2 (con attr.) (ferr.) vagone; carrozza: first-class car, carrozza di prima classe; sleeping-car, vagone letto; dining-car, vagone ristorante; buffet car, carrozza ristoro
3 (ferr. USA, = railroad car) vettura; carrozza; carro: freight car, carro merci
4 (USA) tram; vettura tranviaria
5 carrello, vagoncino chiuso (di teleferica)
6 (aeron.) navicella (di aerostato o dirigibile)
7 (ind. min.) vagoncino; vagonetto
8 gabbia, cabina (dell'ascensore)
9 (poet.) carro: triumphal car, carro trionfale
B a. attr.
automobilistico; di, per automobile (o automobili, auto); auto-; auto (posposto); in auto: the car industry, l'industria automobilistica; car dealer, concessionario d'auto; autoconcessionario; car alarm, antifurto per auto; car accessories, accessori (per l') auto; autoaccessori; car chase, inseguimento in auto; car crash, incidente d'auto; scontro automobilistico; car ferry, traghetto per automobili (o per auto); car insurance, assicurazione auto; car trip, viaggio in auto
car-accessory manufacturer, accessorista (fabbricante) □ car-accessory supplier (o dealer), accessorista (venditore) □ car-body builder, carrozziere (costruttore) □ car-body repairer, carrozziere (riparatore) □ car bomb, autobomba □ (GB) car-boot sale, vendita all'aperto, da parte di privati, di oggetti domestici usati (generalm. esposti nel bagagliaio dell'auto) □ car breaker, sfasciacarrozze; demolitore d'auto □ car-care products, articoli per l'automobile (additivi, spray, ecc.) □ (USA) car-carrier, bisarca; cicogna □ car hire, autonoleggio □ car licence, permesso di circolazione; libretto (fam.) □ car maker, costruttore (o produttore) di automobili □ (GB) car park, parcheggio □ (GB) car-park attendant, posteggiatore □ car phone, telefono da auto □ car pool ► carpool □ car radio, autoradio □ car-recovery service, soccorso stradale; autosoccorso □ car registration, immatricolazione di automobile □ car rental, autonoleggio; nolo auto □ car sharing, uso collettivo di una sola automobile (per recarsi al lavoro, ecc.); car sharing □ car sick ► carsick □ car sickness, mal d'auto □ car show, autosalone □ car stylist, progettista (o stilista) d'auto; carrozziere □ car tax, tassa di circolazione (per l'auto); bollo □ car theft, furto d'auto □ car topper, portapacchi (o altro contenitore, sul tetto dell'auto); (anche) piccola imbarcazione (che si può portare sul tetto dell'auto) □ car transporter, bisarca; cicogna □ car trimmer, tappezziere per auto □ car trimming, tappezzeria per auto □ car wash, autolavaggio □ car worker, operaio dell'industria automobilistica.

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