traction control

noun

(in motor racing cars) a method of preventing wheels from spinning when traction is applied by limiting the amount of power supplied to the wheel

Nearby words

  1. tractate,
  2. tractile,
  3. tractility,
  4. traction,
  5. traction alopecia,
  6. traction diverticulum,
  7. traction engine,
  8. traction epiphysis,
  9. traction load,
  10. tractive

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