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crush zone Line breaks: crush zone

Definition of crush zone in English:


Another term for crumple zone.
Example sentences
  • The central position of the engine also enlarges the crush zone between the engine and the front bumper reducing the deleterious effects of frontal and offset collisions.
  • New crush zone panels will be fitted on the doors and bumpers.
  • Cars are being designed to improve survivability of the driver and passengers, side impact bars, airbags, crush zones, soft steering columns and fittings, etc.
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