from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun the average (mean) pressure which, if imposed on the pistons uniformly from the top to the bottom of each power stroke, would produce the measured (brake) power output.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word brake mean effective pressure.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.