constant-velocity joint

or con·stant ve·loc·i·ty joint

[ kon-stuh nt vuh-los-i-tee ]
/ ˈkɒn stənt vəˈlɒs ɪ ti /

noun Automotive.

a universal joint that is used in the drive train of front-wheel-drive cars and operates effectively even when the shafts being connected meet at a sharp angle.

Nearby words

  1. constant of gravitation,
  2. constant of integration,
  3. constant positive pressure breathing,
  4. constant region,
  5. constant, benjamin,
  6. constantan,
  7. constantia,
  8. constantine,
  9. constantine i,
  10. constantine ii

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