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- "In hybrids such as the Toyota Prius, computer software decides when to run the [gasoline] engine, when to run the electric motor and when to recharge the battery. … A full hybrid, such as the Toyota Prius, can provide a fuel economy improvement of 60 percent or more. "-Joseph J. Romm and Andrew A. Fran Hybrid Vehicles Gain Traction Scientific American (April 2006)
How to use prius in a sentence
Hybrid-electric aircraft will soon kick off a new era of cleaner air travel, just as the pioneering Toyota Prius heralded the start of the electric car movement 20 years ago.Hybrid-electric aircraft could become the Prius of airplanes|Joann Muller|February 19, 2021|Axios
Buying a Prius or Tesla isn’t enough to really bring down levels of carbon in the atmosphere.Big Tech’s attention economy can be reformed. Here’s how.|Gideon Lichfield|January 10, 2021|MIT Technology Review
The intention is to start with its autonomous Toyota Prius vehicles in one city and one partner in the early part of 2021, Nuro’s chief legal and policy officer David Estrada said.Nuro can now operate and charge for autonomous delivery services in California|Kirsten Korosec|December 23, 2020|TechCrunch
The pilot, which initially used Toyota Prius vehicles, transitioned to its R1 delivery bot.
Some of Nuro’s first tests and pilots were with Toyota Prius vehicles equipped with its self-driving system.
I drive a Prius, enjoy Vanilla lattes, and am married to a man.
He offers that his Prius-driving friends might go home and eat steaks, so who is anyone to judge?
May they all stand in a puddle and stick their tongues in a Prius charge port.
This argument makes about as much sense as saying that the recent death of actress Lauren Bacall means you should buy a Prius.Family Research Council Uses Robin Williams’s Suicide to Promote Gay Conversion Therapy|Asawin Suebsaeng|August 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was a cooing and cherubic mini-avatar called Anima, which players earned after reaching a certain level in the game Prius.‘Love Child’ Game Over: Internet Addicts Let Their Baby Starve to Death|Nina Strochlic|July 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dederat ipse in mdatis, vt antiquo in monumto c demortua prius familia (qu scieb paganic obijsse) sepeliretur.
The judges of assize, by virtue of their commission of nisi prius, try the causes thus appointed.
Rem penitus explorabo; prius, enim digito tangam, ait uxor, quam dormivero.The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman|Laurence Sterne
In August, 1837, the case was brought down to trial at Nisi Prius, and a verdict entered for plaintiff at one-shilling damages.The Last Laird of MacNab|Various
Ad tumulum itaque ducatum postulauit, in quo prius mucronem experientissimum occultauerat.Beowulf|R. W. Chambers