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a brake operated by a hand lever.
(in an automobile) an emergency or parking brake operated by a hand lever.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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The device also has a
, for maneuvering around obstacles.
is easier to manipulate than the foot brake.
The pressure in the service line is controlled by the brake pedal and the trailer
shall be so located that it can be safely operated while car is in motion.
If the vehicle must be left unattended, leave it in gear and use the
Do not use the trailer
to straighten out the rig.
Unit movement is controlled by the use of a
In the absence of a dual control brake, the vehicle shall have a
that is readily accessible to the instructor.
While you're on the hill, test out the
to make sure that it holds the car.
Do not operate a
from a location that requires excessive reaching or leaning.
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