Power-steering

power steering

noun Automotive.
an automotive steering system in which the engine's power is used to supplement the driver's effort in turning the steering wheel.

Origin:
1930–35

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power steering
 
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Also called: power-assisted steering a form of steering used on vehicles, where the torque applied to the steering wheel is augmented by engine power

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