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fan belt Syllabification: fan belt
Pronunciation: /ˈfan ˌbelt/

Definition of fan belt in English:


(In a motor-vehicle engine) a belt that transmits motion from the driveshaft to the radiator fan and the generator or alternator.
Example sentences
  • We thought it was the drive pulley for the water pump, which meant it would be a bit of a task to fix, and as an engine without a fan belt means no power-steering, no battery charging, no water pumping, etc.
  • One of the important parts of each and every Mazda is the drive belt, or more commonly known as the fan belt.
  • If the water pump cannot turn, something might be wrong with the fan belt.

Words that rhyme with fan belt

seat belt • lifebelt • sunbelt
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