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Plural of: Cab

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Used as a noun, listen here, it means: Plural of: Cab. Used as a noun, listen here, it means: Arrangement or order, as in one of the physical science; Also: Biology: Oriented movement of a motile organism in response to an external stimulus, as toward or away from light.

Usage examples (34)
  • The word taxis, that is, order, had a similar meaning.
  • Riding in taxis in Morelia is almost as fun as some rides in Disney World.
  • Plan on paying about 200 pesos in taxis roundtrip .... no busses out there.
  • While she called taxis, the girls scrambled to pull pants under their miniskirts. for more
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  • ''taxis" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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