inertia-reel seat belt

noun

a type of car seat belt in which the belt is free to unwind from a metal drum except when the drum locks as a result of rapid deceleration

Nearby words

  1. inertance,
  2. inertia,
  3. inertia force,
  4. inertia selling,
  5. inertia time,
  6. inertial,
  7. inertial force,
  8. inertial frame,
  9. inertial fusion,
  10. inertial guidance

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