parking brake

noun Automotive.

Origin:
1940–45

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Example sentences
Be sure to set the parking brake when leaving a forklift and block the wheels
  if the forklift is parked on an incline.
Using safe driving procedures, apply the vehicle's parking brake.
The parking brake did not hold, however, and the tractor began to roll.
Ensure parking brake is set and dash indicator light is working.
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