steering column

noun

Definition of steering column

  1. :  the column that encloses the connections to the steering gear of a vehicle (such as an automobile)

1903

First Known Use of steering column

1903


STEERING COLUMN Defined for English Language Learners

steering column

noun

Definition of steering column for English Language Learners

  • : the thick post in a car that holds the steering wheel


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