hatchback
noun Date: 1970 an automobile the back of which consists of a hatch that opens upward; also the back itself

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hatchback — type of rear door of an automobile, 1970, from HATCH (Cf. hatch) (n.) + BACK (Cf. back) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hatchback — ► NOUN ▪ a car with a door across the full width at the back end that opens upwards to provide easy access for loading …   English terms dictionary

  • hatchback — ☆ hatchback [hach′bak΄ ] n. [ HATCH2 + BACK1] 1. an automobile body with a rear door or section that swings up, providing a wide opening into a storage area 2. a car having such a body …   English World dictionary

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  • hatchback — A car design in which the rear trunk and lid are replaced by a rear hatch that includes the backlight (i.e., rear window). Usually the rear seat folds down to accommodate more luggage. Originally a hatch was a small opening in the deck of a… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • hatchback — UK [ˈhætʃˌbæk] / US noun [countable] Word forms hatchback : singular hatchback plural hatchbacks a type of car that has an extra door on the back that opens from the bottom instead of the side …   English dictionary

  • Hatchback — Borgward Hansa 2400 (1952–55) Bentley Continental GT, Sportwagen mit Fließheck ohne Heckklappe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • hatchback — noun Hatchback is used before these nouns: ↑car …   Collocations dictionary

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