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hydraulic brake

[hī′drȯ·lik ′brāk]
(mechanical engineering)
A brake in which the retarding force is applied through the action of a hydraulic press.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

hydraulic brake

hydraulic brake
Aircraft brakes operated by the movement of hydraulic fluid under pressure.
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