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Air Brake

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air brake
brake operated by compressed air; surface projected into an airstream for reducing the speed of an airplane

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Air brake
Air brake may refer to:
  • Air brake (aeronautics), in aeronautics, a type of flight control system used on aircraft to reduce speed
  • Air brake (road vehicle), a type of brake used on large vehicles in place of hydraulic brakes, using compressed air
  • Railway air brake, a type of brake operated by compressed air and used on locomotives and railroad cars .

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

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Air brake
A railway brake operated by condensed air.

  

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BTS Transportation Expressions Dictionary

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Air Brake
A brake in which the mechanism is actuated by manipulation of air pressure. The term is often used to describe brakes that employ air under pressure above atmospheric, in contrast to vacuum brakes, which employ pressure below atmospheric. (TRB1)

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air brake
air brake
  • danh từ
    • phanh hãm bằng áp lực không khí, phanh hơi

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    air-brake
    air-brake /'eəbreik/
    • danh từ
      • phanh bơi

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