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mpg

noun
 
 
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abbreviation for miles per gallon: a way of calculating the amount of fuel a vehicle uses: 27.5/32/50, etc. mpg All our vehicles are expected to increase their fuel economy by 10 mpg over today's levels by 2020.
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