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drive shaft

also drive·shaft (drīv′shăft′)
n.
A rotating shaft that transmits mechanical power from a motor or an engine to a point or region of application.

drive shaft

or

driveshaft

n
(Mechanical Engineering) another name for propeller shaft

drive′ shaft`


n.
a shaft for imparting torque from a power source or prime mover to machinery.
[1890–95]
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