foot brake

noun
a brake that is operated by pressure on a foot pedal, as in an automobile.
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foot brake
 
n
Also called: pedal brake a brake operated by applying pressure to a foot pedal

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Example sentences
The hand brake is easier to manipulate than the foot brake.
The automobile is steered with a lever on the side and uses a hand and foot
  brake.
Set the parking brake, shift to park, and release the foot brake.
The examiner must be able to reach the vehicle's emergency brake or foot brake.
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