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carnet (ˈkɑːneɪ Pronunciation for carnet



    1. a customs licence authorizing the temporary importation of a motor vehicle
    2. an official document permitting motorists to cross certain frontiers
  1. a book of tickets, travel coupons, etc

Word Origin

French: notebook, from Old French quernet, ultimately from Latin quaternī four at a time; see quire1

Example Sentences Including 'carnet'

It is advisable to have a camping carnet , obtainable from the Camping Club, tel: 0203 694995.
Brines, Callum Collins Traveller - The Algarve
com): £785 Kirker: £942 (with return transfers, a carnet of Metro tickets and a bottle of champagne)
Times, Sunday Times (2002)


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