brake fluid


noun Automotive.

the fluid used in a brake system to transmit pressure from the brake pedal to the pistons at each wheel, producing the braking action.

Nearby words

  1. brak,
  2. brake,
  3. brake band,
  4. brake drum,
  5. brake fade,
  6. brake horsepower,
  7. brake light,
  8. brake lining,
  9. brake pad,
  10. brake parachute

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British Dictionary definitions for brake fluid

brake fluid

noun

an oily liquid used to transmit pressure in a hydraulic brake or clutch system
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