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gas pedal

noun
1.
Automotive. gas (def 5b).
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  • But this works both ways: when you release the gas pedal, the car decelerates faster than a petrol car too.
  • As different, say, as the gas pedal and the gear-shift of a car.
  • After pressing on the gas pedal for a second, he lets up briefly, and then presses back down again.
  • In the conventional setup, it's linked to the gas pedal by a thin metal cable threaded through a grooved wheel.
  • Getting acquainted with the gas pedal took a few spins around the block.
  • For example, the system could automatically slow the car if it senses the driver is hitting the gas pedal for no reason.
  • To corner effectively, use more gas pedal than brake.
  • First, an example: suppose you are in a car at rest and press the gas pedal all the way down causing the car to accelerate.
  • There's no direct connection between the gas pedal and the engine.
  • Call it the case of the gas pedal, prescription drug and gift bow.

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