drum brake

Definitions of drum brake
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n hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to the inside of a spinning drum by the brake shoe

Type of:
hydraulic brake, hydraulic brakes
brake system in which a brake pedal moves a piston in the master cylinder; brake fluid then applies great force to the brake pads or shoes

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