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driveshaft

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noun drive·shaft \ˈdrīv-ˌshaft\

Simple Definition of driveshaft

  • : a part of a vehicle that carries power from the gears to the wheels

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of driveshaft

  1. :  a shaft that transmits mechanical power

1895

First Known Use of driveshaft

1895


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