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drum brake

[′drəm ‚brāk]
(mechanical engineering)
A brake in which two curved shoes fitted with heat- and wear-resistant linings are forced against the surface of a rotating drum.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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