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car tyre

Definition

A rubber ring placed over the rim of a wheel of a road vehicle to provide traction and reduce road shocks, especially a hollow inflated ring consisting of a reinforced outer casing enclosing an inner tube. (Source: CED)

Themes
  • industry
  • materials
  • noise, vibrations
  • transport
Groups
  • PRODUCTS, MATERIALS
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Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/1201