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Variant of disc brake.
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|Noun||1.||disk brake - hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to both sides of a spinning disk by the brake pads|
brake disk - a disk or plate that is fixed to the wheel; pressure is applied to it by the brake pads
brake pad - one of the pads that apply friction to both sides of the brake disk
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