combi

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See also: Combi and combi-

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Clipping of combination.

Noun[edit]

combi (plural combis or combies)

  1. (aviation) An aircraft adapted to carry either cargo or passengers.
  2. (attributively) Combination.
    My old combi boiler broke down.
  3. A combination boiler.
    • 2013 July 9, Adrian, “Re: OT Are all heating engineers touchy?”, in uk.d-i-y, Usenet[1]:
      The combi at our last place was just fine for rads and showers. The biggest restriction was the speed of filling the bath...
  4. (South Africa) Alternative form of kombi



Dutch[edit]

police combi in Belgium

Etymology[edit]

Either shortened from combinatiewagen or combinatie, or borrowed from German Kombi, used in Volkswagen Kombi (whence also Afrikaans kombi and South African English kombi).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔm.bi/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: com‧bi

Noun[edit]

combi m (plural combi's, diminutive combieke n)

  1. combination, combi
  2. minivan, kombi
    Synonym: combinatiewagen
  3. (Belgium) police van

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Kombi

Noun[edit]

combi n (uncountable)

  1. station wagon

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

combi m (plural combis)

  1. (Latin America) minivan

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