Definition of turning circle in English:

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turning circle


The smallest circle in which a vehicle or vessel can turn without reversing.
Example sentences
  • A 10.4m turning circle, assisted by power steering, makes for easy driving around town.
  • Poor turning circle can make parking and city driving difficult
  • The steering is light and wieldy for parking, and the turning circle must be nearly as tight as a black cab's.

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Line breaks: turn|ing cir¦cle

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