Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The components of an automotive vehicle that connect the transmission with the driving axles and include the universal joint and drive shaft.

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  • noun powertrain

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Examples

  • The Connect EV’s body shell comes from Turkey, along with regular Connects, then the electric drivetrain is installed in Michigan.

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  • A shoe is more a device than a drivetrain is a brake.

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  • Secondly, how does this help solve the problem of getting your pants caught in your drivetrain, which is the other reason to roll up or otherwise cinch your pant leg?

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  • Secondly, how does this help solve the problem of getting your pants caught in your drivetrain, which is the other reason to roll up or otherwise cinch your pant leg?

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  • The drivetrain is the most impressive achievement.

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  • But when the left cuff gets fouled on the downtube or caught in the drivetrain, which is on the right side of the bike, there's something wrong.

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  • Its drivetrain, which is exclusive to the WRX STI model, combines a six-speed manual transmission with the advanced Driver Controlled Center Differential (DCCD) version of Subaru Symmetrical All Wheel Drive.

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  • Its drivetrain, which is exclusive to the WRX STI model, combines a six-speed manual transmission with the advanced Driver Controlled Center Differential (DCCD) version of Subaru Symmetrical All Wheel Drive.

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  • Another problem is caused by the car's unusual drivetrain, which is preventing it from reaching 60 miles per hour.

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  • As we said earlier, the drivetrain is a direct carryover from 2010, though you won't hear us complain.

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