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off-road

or off·road (ôf′rōd′, ŏf′-)
adj.
Existing, taking place, or designed for use off paved or public roads or in rugged terrain: off-road sports such as snowmobiling.

off′-road′, off′road′ adv.

off-road

adj
(Automotive Engineering) (of a motor vehicle) designed or built for use away from public roads, esp on rough terrain

off′-road′



adj.
designed, built, or used for traveling off public roads, esp. on unpaved roads or rough terrain.
[1960–65]
Translations

off-road

[ˈɒfrəʊd]
A. ADJ [driving, racing] → todoterreno
B. CPD off-road vehicle Nvehículo m todoterreno
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