- all-wheel-drive «L WHEEL dryv», noun.a four-wheel drive transmission in a motor vehicle: »
[Audi's] Quattro all-wheel-drive vehicle has been a champion in competitive endurance car racing since its introduction(Vanity Fair).
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All Wheel Drive — Der ursprüngliche Zweck des Allradantriebs ist eine weitgehende Geländetauglichkeit des Fahrzeugs Allradantrieb (und … Deutsch Wikipedia
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all-wheel drive — /ɔl wil ˈdraɪv/ (say awl weel druyv) noun 1. a system which gives a constant connection of all four wheels of a motor vehicle to the source of power. 2. a motor vehicle which has such a system. Abbrev.: AWD … Australian English dictionary
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