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(Automotive Engineering) a company that manufactures automobiles


(ˈkɑrˌmeɪ kər)

an automobile manufacturer.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.carmaker - a business engaged in the manufacture of automobilescarmaker - a business engaged in the manufacture of automobiles
manufacturer, manufacturing business, maker - a business engaged in manufacturing some product
automobile industry - the manufacturers of automobiles considered collectively
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Marchionne, who has sought a merger since taking the helm at Fiat in 2004, estimated in June that Fiat and Chrysler combined will be the world's seventh-largest carmaker.
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2 percent share, remaining the second-biggest carmaker.