Dictionary.com

brake lining

Save This Word!

noun
the material, usually asbestos combined with other materials, used as the friction-producing element of a brake.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of brake lining

First recorded in 1920–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use brake lining in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for brake lining

brake lining

noun
a curved thin strip of an asbestos composition riveted to a brake shoe to provide it with a renewable surface
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK