four-wheel drive(redirected from four-wheel drives)
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four-wheel drive(fôr′wēl′, -hwēl′)
n. Abbr. 4WD
An automotive drive system in which mechanical power is transmitted from the drive shaft to all four wheels.
(Automotive Engineering) a system used in motor vehicles in which all four wheels are connected to the source of power
a drive system in which engine power is transmitted to all four wheels of a vehicle for improved traction.
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|Noun||1.||four-wheel drive - a motor vehicle with a four-wheel drive transmission system|
|2.||four-wheel drive - a transmission that provides power directly to all four wheels of a motor vehicle|