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Electric drives (Qpobw)

Definition
Electric motors which provide propulsion and use dynamic braking to reduce vehicle brake wear. (Source: Team: adapted from www.msu.edu/~svobodar/glossary.htm)
Broader Term
Vehicle drive systems (Qpob)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Four wheel drive (Qpobb)
Front wheel drive (Qpobf)
Rear wheel drive (Qpobr)
Traction drives (Qpobt)