driveline

driveline
drive•line
[[t]ˈdraɪvˌlaɪn[/t]] n.
aum the components of the power train of an automotive vehicle that are between the transmission and the differential, and generally consist of the drive shaft and universal joint
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Etymology: 1945–50

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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