[ drahyv-lahyn ]
/ ˈdraɪvˌlaɪn /


the components of the power train of an automotive vehicle that are between the transmission and the differential, and generally consisting of the drive shaft and universal joint.
Compare drive train.

Origin of driveline

First recorded in 1945–50; drive + line1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019