Definition of wheelspin in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈ(h)wēlˌspin/


Rotation of a vehicle’s wheels without traction.
Example sentences
  • The G-series is also outfitted with an electronic stability program designed to intervene in moments of vehicle yaw or wheelspin.
  • When wheelspin is detected, the power is distributed accordingly to the wheel with most grip.
  • This allows 170 milliseconds to control wheelspin in the newly selected gear, which Ferrari can argue is part of the gear changing process.

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Syllabification: wheel·spin

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