front-wheel drive

[ fruhnt -hweel, -weel ]
/ ˈfrʌnt ˌʰwil, -ˌwil /

noun Automotive.

a drive system in which engine power is transmitted through the front wheels only.

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Origin of front-wheel drive

First recorded in 1925–30

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