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wheel well Syllabification: wheel well

Definition of wheel well in English:


A recess in a vehicle in which a wheel is located.
Example sentences
  • To maintain the requisite clearance between the tire and the wheel well required another manufacturing change.
  • The B - 52's air-conditioning unit is located in the forward wheel well, bolted to the left wall.
  • In a high-speed offset crash, the wheal engages in a tire catcher structure built into the back of the front wheel well and transfers load into the sill reducing the amount of deformation in the safety cage.
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