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n. also car pool
1. An arrangement whereby several participants or their children travel together in one vehicle, the participants sharing the costs and often taking turns as the driver.
2. A group, as of commuters or parents, participating in a carpool.
v. also car-pool car·pooled, car·pool·ing, car·pools
To travel in a carpool.
To transport by means of a carpool: carpool the children to school.

car′pool′er n.


vb, n
another term for carshare
ˈcarˌpooling n



n. Also, car′ pool`.
1. an arrangement among automobile owners by which each in turn drives the others to and from a designated place.
2. those included in such an arrangement.
3. Also, car′-pool`. to form or participate in a carpool.
car′pool`er, n.


(= people)Fahrgemeinschaft f
(= vehicles)Fuhrpark m
vieine Fahrgemeinschaft bilden (with mit)
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By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 24 April 2017: The Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA) has reportedly filed a complaint against ride sharing giant Uber with the prosecutor general for not providing the required data to clear up its situation in another complaint alleging misuse of its dominant position in the Egyptian market and carrying out monopolistic practices.
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The ride sharing business is to compete with the companies such as Uber and Lyft.
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