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roll cage

Syllabification: roll cage

Definition of roll cage in English:

noun

A framework of reinforcements protecting a car’s passenger cabin in the event that it should roll onto its roof.
Example sentences
  • A metal roll cage protects the motor and heat exchanger and serves as a carrying handle.
  • The car interior now accommodates bucket seats, a roll cage and new steering, as well as a hollowed area where the back seats used to be for the spare parts.
  • Had he been wearing a 5-point harness, he may have stayed within the protection of the roll cage.

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