What is the full form of taxi?

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Mudassir Ali
Jan 24, 2020 04:07 PM 0 Answers
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Mudassir Ali
- Jan 24, 2020 04:07 PM

The word’s origin dates back to early 20th century. It is the abbreviation of taxicab or taximeter cab.

As for the word taximeter, it is derived from the french verb taxe which is a verb meaning ‘to tax’ or ‘to charge’. Meter comes from the french noun ‘mètre’, an instrument used for measurement.

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