a car which uses electrical power to enhance the efficiency of the engine
an automobile with more than one power source, such as an electric motor and internal combustion engine or an electric motor with battery and fuel cells for energy storage; also called hybrid vehicle
Many people have owned a hybrid car at some point.
noun, Electronics. 1. an integrated circuit that comprises both diffused active devices and thin-film components.
noun 1. a computer system containing both analog and digital hardware. noun 1. a computer that uses both analogue and digital techniques
noun 1. a crossbred corn, especially the grain of corn developed by hybridization of repeatedly self-pollinated, and therefore genetically pure, varieties. 2. a plant grown from the grain of this corn.
- Hybrid fiber coax
networking (HFC) A kind of physical connection used in networks for audio, video, and data. DVB (Digital Video Broadcast) is used in Europe and DOCSIS is used in N America. [What is the relationship between HFC, DVB, DOCSIS?] (1999-11-02)