rear-view mirror

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rear-view mirror

n
(Automotive Engineering) a mirror on a motor vehicle enabling the driver to see traffic coming behind him or her
Translations

rear-view mirror

[ˌrɪəvjuːˈmɪrəʳ] N (Aut) → (espejo m) retrovisor m

rear-view mirror

nRückspiegel m

rear-view mirror

[ˈrɪəˌvjuːˈmɪrəʳ] n (Aut) → specchietto retrovisore

rear-view mirror

مِرْآةُ الرُؤْيَةِ الـخَلْفِيَّة zpětné zrcátko bakspejl Rückspiegel καθρέφτης αυτοκινήτου retrovisor taustapeili rétroviseur retrovizor specchietto retrovisore バックミラー 백미러 achteruitkijkspiegel bakspeil lusterko wsteczne espelho retrovisor зеркало задней обзорности backspegel กระจกมองหลัง arka ayna gương chiếu hậu 后视镜
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It is mandatory that a motorcycle have rear-view mirrors and working head and tail lights.
The company Mercedes-Benz introduced the new generation Actros truck, one of the main features of which was the abandonment of traditional rear-view mirrors. The public debut of the tractor will take place at the commercial transport exhibition in Hanover, opening on September 20.
Both are called as rear-view mirrors through which we see what is in our back.
Drag, front area and Cd of rear-view mirrors for contrastive models Drag/N A/[m.sup.2] Cd DrivAer 2.096 0.00468 0.473 SAE 1.878 0.00442 0.448 Table 1.563 0.00475 0.347 Mirror 1.669 0.00475 0.371
The picture shows another interesting aspect of the vehicle: there are no rear-view mirrors on the sides of the car, but instead, there are cameras.
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An AA spot check of 2,000 vehicles on motorways has shown that one in 20 - up to 1.5mn nationwide - have objects dangling from their rear-view mirrors, creating a blind-spot for drivers.
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