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steering column

noun
1.
the shaft that connects the steering wheel to the steering gear assembly of an automotive vehicle.
Origin of steering column
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • She climbed to her seat behind the steering column and turned to Thompson.

    Burned Bridges Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • The brakes are applied by a control system mounted on the steering column.

    Motor Truck Logging Methods Frederick Malcolm Knapp
British Dictionary definitions for steering column

steering column

noun
1.
(in a motor vehicle) the shaft on which a steering wheel is mounted and by which it is connected with the steering gear
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