a link connecting cranks on parallel shafts.
Origin of drag link
First recorded in 1840–50
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British Dictionary definitions for drag link
a link for conveying motion between cranks on parallel shafts that are slightly offset. It is used in cars to connect the steering gear to the steering arm
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