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brake pad Syllabification: brake pad
Pronunciation: /ˈbrāk ˌpad/

Definition of brake pad in English:


Either of the thin blocks that grip the disc in a disc brake.
Example sentences
  • The brake system includes a brake drum, a brake shoe, a brake pad, and a position sensor.
  • To fight a skipping brake, make sure you increase the pressure on the brake pad very gradually.
  • Midway through the Wednesday ride the ‘thump, thump, thump’ of the rubbing brake pad gets considerably worse.
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