Definition of tire gauge in English:

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tire gauge

(British tyre gauge)


A portable gauge for measuring the air pressure in a tire.
Example sentences
  • The novel tyre gauge allows the motorist to conduct a cursor check of his or her car to see that the tread depth is above the legal limit of 1.6mm.
  • Your tyre gauge lets out half the air while you're trying to get a reading and then the free air at the service station has stopped working.
  • It also reports on our tests of a number of new tyre gauges available from auto accessory stores.

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Syllabification: tire gauge

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