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English definition of “cab”

cab

noun [C] (VEHICLE)    /kæb/
B1 a taxi: It'll save time if we go by cab. → See also minicabCars in the past, a vehicle pulled by a horse, used as a taxiCarriages and carts
(Definition of cab noun (VEHICLE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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