drag link


noun Machinery.

a link connecting cranks on parallel shafts.

Nearby words

  1. drag coefficient,
  2. drag down,
  3. drag hunt,
  4. drag in,
  5. drag king,
  6. drag on,
  7. drag one's ass,
  8. drag one's feet,
  9. drag out of,
  10. drag parachute

Origin of drag link

First recorded in 1840–50

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British Dictionary definitions for drag link

drag link

noun

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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