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auto

  

      n   pl   , -tos     (U.S. and Canadian)  
informal  
a       short for       automobile  
b    (as modifier)  
auto parts     


auto.  
      abbrev. for  
1    automatic  
2    automobile  
3    automotive  
auto-   ,   (sometimes before a vowel)   aut-  
      combining form  
1    self; same; of or by the same one  
autobiography     
2    acting from or occurring within; self-caused  
autohypnosis     
3    self-propelling; automatic  
automobile     
     (from Greek autos self)  
auto-da-fé  
      n   pl   , autos-da-fé  
1      (History)   a ceremony of the Spanish Inquisition including the pronouncement and execution of sentences passed on sinners or heretics  
2    the burning to death of people condemned as heretics by the Inquisition  
     (C18: from Portuguese, literally: act of the faith)  
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auto., auto-, auto., AUT

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