live axle

live axle
the axle of a self-propelled vehicle that provides the driving power
Syn: ↑driving axle
Hypernyms: ↑axle
Part Holonyms: ↑drive line, ↑drive line system

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: the driving axle of any self-propelled vehicle

the usual front axle of a passenger car is a dead axle and the rear axle is a live axlePrinciples of Automotive Vehicles

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live axle noun
Driving axle
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