braking distance

the approximate distance a vehicle needs to come to a complete stop after the brakes are applied. Unabridged
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The increased braking distance for drum brakes at successive stops is the
  result of brake fade.
These are referred to as brake reaction distance and braking distance,
Sight and braking distance requirements cannot be relaxed in tunnels.
By calculating reaction time and braking distance, students study linear motion
  while strengthening calculation skills.
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