running gear


running gear

noun

Definition of RUNNING GEAR

1
:  the working and carrying parts of a machine (as a locomotive)
2
:  the parts of an automobile chassis not used in developing, transmitting, and controlling power

First Known Use of RUNNING GEAR

1662

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