HyperDic: adhesive_friction

English > 1 sense of the expression adhesive friction:
NOUNphenomenonadhesive friction, grip, tractionthe friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)
English > adhesive friction: 1 sense > noun 1, phenomenon
MeaningThe friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road).
Synonymsgrip, traction
Categorycar, auto, automobile, machine, motorcarA motor vehicle with four wheels
Broaderfriction, rubbingThe resistance encountered when one body is moved in contact with another
Spanishadherencia, agarre, tracción
Catalantracció

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