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hatch·back

 (hăch′băk′)
n.
1. A rear door on certain automobiles that opens upward.
2. A compact automobile having such a door.

hatchback

(ˈhætʃˌbæk)
n
1. (Automotive Engineering)
a. a sloping rear end of a car having a single door that is lifted to open
b. (as modifier): a hatchback model.
2. (Automotive Engineering) a car having such a rear end
Often shortened to: hatch US term: liftback

hatch•back

(ˈhætʃˌbæk)

n.
a style of automobile in which the rear deck lid and window lift open as a unit.
[1965–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hatchback - a car having a hatchback doorhatchback - a car having a hatchback door  
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
2.hatchback - a sloping rear car door that is lifted to open
car door - the door of a car
Translations
hatchback
hatchback
viistoperäinen henkilöauto
vozilo s pet vrata
ötajtós kocsi
ハッチバック
해치백
halvkombi
รถยนต์ที่มีประตูหลัง
ô tô năm cửa

hatchback

[ˈhætʃbæk] N
1. (= car) a hatchbackun tres/cinco puertas, un coche con puerta trasera
2. (= door) → puerta f trasera, portón m

hatchback

[ˈhætʃbæk] n (= car) → modèle m avec hayon arrière

hatchback

nHecktürmodell nt; (= door)Hecktür f

hatchback

[ˈhætʃˌbæk] n (car) → auto a tre (or cinque) porte

hatchback

سَيَّارَةٌ بِبَابٍ خَلْفِيّ hatchback hatchback Hecktürmodell αυτοκίνητο χάτσμπακ coche con maletero trasero viistoperäinen henkilöauto hayon vozilo s pet vrata autovettura a 3/5 porte ハッチバック 해치백 vijfdeursauto stasjonsvogn tylne drzwi carrinha com porta traseira, hatchback автомобиль с открывающейся вверх задней дверью halvkombi รถยนต์ที่มีประตูหลัง hatchback ô tô năm cửa 掀背车
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