clutch


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Synonyms for clutch

Synonyms for clutch

to take firmly with the hand and maintain a hold on

to get hold of (something moving)

the act of catching, especially a sudden taking and holding

an act or means of holding something

a number of individuals making up or considered a unit

Synonyms for clutch

a tense critical situation

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a number of birds hatched at the same time

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a collection of things or persons to be handled together

a woman's strapless purse that is carried in the hand

a pedal or lever that engages or disengages a rotating shaft and a driving mechanism

a coupling that connects or disconnects driving and driven parts of a driving mechanism

hold firmly, usually with one's hands

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When your clutch fails, it is commonly accompanied by a burning smell.
This paper describes the optimization of the torque capacity estimation across the KO clutch (Disconnect Clutch, DC).
Broken or stretched clutch cable: Cable needs the right amount of tension to push or pull effectively.
So how do you know when your clutch is worn out or failing?
Insert the lining into the clutch with right sides together and aligning the clutch-front and lining upper edges and side seams; pin.
As the drive engages and disengages less often, clutch life increases, noise decreases, dust buildup in the radiator is minimized and more horsepower is available --allowing the vehicle to achieve higher work output.
In use, the clutch is used to control the slow, careful descent of a scanner down the borehole, so that it does not swing against the sides and cause damage to the instruments.
Laying more than one clutch during a single nesting season is a common event in several species of freshwater turtles (Lee, 2007).
I-Shift Dual Clutch is a transmission consisting of two input shafts and a dual clutch, allowing two gears to be selected at the same time.
Auto Business News-June 18, 2014--Volvo Turcks to launch I-Shift Dual Clutch
Volvo Trucks has revealed its intention to introduce the I-Shift Dual Clutch transmission system in autumn 2014.
RAY: When you start out in second gear, you have to use more gas and release the clutch pedal more slowly to get the car moving without stalling it.
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