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min·i·cab

 (mĭn′ē-kăb′)
n.
Chiefly British A car available for hire but not licensed to pick up passengers on the street.

minicab

(ˈmɪnɪˌkæb)
n
(Commerce) Brit a small saloon car used as a taxi
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.minicab - a minicar used as a taxicabminicab - a minicar used as a taxicab    
taxi, taxicab, cab, hack - a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
minicar - a car that is even smaller than a subcompact car
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations
taxi
minitaxi
etukäteen tilattava taksi
taksi
小型タクシー
소형 콜택시
privattaxi
รถขับที่ใช้เป็นแท๊กซี่
taxi

minicab

[ˈmɪnɪkæb] Nradiotaxi m

minicab

[ˈmɪnɪˌkæb] n (Brit) → taxi m inv

minicab

تَاكْسِي taxi minitaxi Kleintaxi αγοραίο αυτοκίνητο teletaxi etukäteen tilattava taksi taxi taksi taxi 小型タクシー 소형 콜택시 minitaxi forhåndsbestilt drosje taksówka minitáxi такси-малолитражка privattaxi รถขับที่ใช้เป็นแท๊กซี่ taksi taxi 微型出租汽车
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During the last year more minicabs were registered in Wolverhampton than in Birmingham, even though it is only a third of the size.
THE number of minicabs licensed in Coventry has soared by 60 per cent in just four years.
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Government figures show the number of minicabs in the capital has risen by over a quarter (26%) in the past two years, to 62,800.
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Total quantity or scope: Minicabs and Taxis Saloons, Minicabs and Taxis Estate Cars, Minicabs and Taxis MPV People Carriers/7 Seats, Minicabs and Taxis Car based accessible, Standard Minibus 8 Seats, Standard Minibus 12-16 Seats, Accessible Minibus 8 Seats, Accessible Minibus 12-16 Seats, Coaches 19-24 Seats, Coaches 33-55 Seats, Accessible Coaches 33-49 Seats, Deregulated minibus, Executive car, Community Transport.
Luxembourg- London's iconic black taxis won a battle with private minicabs as the EU's top court upheld their right to use bus lanes while excluding their competitors.
In London, where some of the measures are in place, around 54 women were raped and 214 sexually assaulted last year after getting into illegal minicabs.
There are also plenty of complaints about taxis or minicabs themselves.
Mrs Lamplugh campaigned on issues ranging from making minicabs safer to protecting stalking victims.
TIRED revellers must resist the temptation to use illegal minicabs to get home after New Year's Eve celebrations, a senior detective warned.