contact-patch

contact patch

noun
the area of contact between a tire on an automotive vehicle and the road surface.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To contact-patch
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: contact-paper
Next Definition: contact-potential
Words Near: contact-patch
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for contact-patch
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing contact-patch
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;