driveline
noun Date: 1949 drivetrain

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • driveline — [drīv′līn΄] n. DRIVETRAIN …   English World dictionary

  • driveline — parts of a vehicle that connect the engine with the driving axles (also driveline) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • driveline — /druyv luyn /, n. 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. Cf. drive train. [1945 50; DRIVE + LINE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • driveline — noun a) The drivetrain minus the engine and transmission b) The powertrain in general …   Wiktionary

  • driveline — [ drʌɪvlʌɪn] noun another term for drivetrain …   English new terms dictionary

  • driveline — drive•line [[t]ˈdraɪvˌlaɪn[/t]] n. aum the components of the power train of an automotive vehicle that are between the transmission and the differential, and generally consist of the drive shaft and universal joint Compare drive train • Etymology …   From formal English to slang

  • driveline — All the individual components beyond the engine up to the wheels (e.g., clutch, drive shaft, differential, driven axles); but not the engine or transmission. Also called drivetrain or powertrain …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • driveline — ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : drivetrain herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • Driveline shunt — occurs when a vehicle gives an abrupt jolt while coming on or off overrun or freewheel. It is caused when the gearbox or other transmission linkages do not immediately relay changes in engine output to changes in wheel speed. There is a very… …   Wikipedia

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