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However, we found that while towing the trailer, the 10-speed is great in its role using engine braking to reign in vehicle speed on downhills.

The Navigator includes other towing-assistance technologies, such as an integrated trailer brake controller.

When Archie chases the ball along the ground, he overshoots it and has to hit the brakes.

In Zandi’s view, lawmakers would “likely agree to a deficit-financed support package next February, with Senate Republicans being the brake on a larger deal.”

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A pair of disc brakes handle stopping duties, which is fairly common on e-bikes at this point.

The three most fuel-costly activities are rough braking, rapid acceleration, and speeding above 70 mph.

That braking time is why we need to get started sooner rather than later.

Anti-lock braking, which can be less effective on motorcycles than cars, is an option.

The sail was up and, while braking the load upwind, I slipped and fell, allowing the sledge to collide with a large sastruga.

At this distance, it will be about six gravities, and we can add to that a molecular drive braking of four gravities.

They watched the green island appear and swell, then vanish behind the flames of the braking rockets.

I came down in Australia and the braking 'chute tore right out when I released it.

A hand-operated drum controller, directly controlling the driving and electric braking of the motors, is used.

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On this page you'll find 76 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to brake, such as: damper, restraint, anchor, binders, constraint, and control.

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