autobus

[ aw-tuh-buhs ]
/ ˈɔ təˌbʌs /

noun, plural au·to·bus·es, au·to·bus·ses.

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Origin of autobus

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900; auto-2 + bus1
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Example sentences from the Web for autobus

  • At five o'clock he was taken to a hospital, having been run over by an autobus.

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