underslung

adjective
un·​der·​slung | \ˌən-dər-ˈsləŋ \

Definition of underslung 

1 of a vehicle frame : suspended below the axles

2 : having a low center of gravity

First Known Use of underslung

1903, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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