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transaxle

Syllabification: trans·ax·le
Pronunciation: /transˈaksəl, tranz-
 
/

Definition of transaxle in English:

noun

An integral driving axle and differential gear in a motor vehicle.
Example sentences
  • The 400h also uses direct gear drive on the front transaxle, which further reduces noise.
  • We plan to bring components for hybrid vehicles including motors and transaxles in-house and to the extent possible, outsource lower-value components such as injection-molded plastic parts.
  • A revised all-wheel chive system moves the viscous unit from the rear transaxle and bolts it directly behind the front differential.

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