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Hydraulic brakes (Qpkbt)

Definition
Brake system in which a brake pedal moves a piston in the master cylinder; brake fluid then applies great force to the brake pads or shoes. (Source: wordnet.princeton.edu)
Broader Term
Types of brakes (Qpkb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Air brakes (Qpkbc)
Antilock brake systems (Qpkbe)
Disc brakes (Qpkbj)
Eddy current brakes (Qpkbm)
Electric brakes (Qpkbp)
Friction brakes (Qpkbr)
Power brakes (Qpkbw)
Auxiliary brakes (Qpkbx)