steering column



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  • steering column — steering columns N COUNT In a car or other vehicle, the steering column is the rod on which the steering wheel is fixed …   English dictionary

  • steering column — ► NOUN ▪ a shaft that connects the steering wheel of a vehicle to the rest of the steering mechanism …   English terms dictionary

  • steering column — steering ,column noun count the metal pole that connects a vehicle s wheels to the STEERING WHEEL …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Steering column — The automotive steering column is a device intended primarily for connecting the steering wheel to the steering mechanism by transferring the driver s input torque from the steering wheel. A steering column may perform the following secondary… …   Wikipedia

  • steering column — noun or steering post : the column carrying the steering wheel and enclosing connections to the steering gear of an automobile or other vehicle * * * noun, pl ⋯ umns [count] : the thick post in a car that holds the steering wheel * * * ˈsteering… …   Useful english dictionary

  • steering column — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms steering column : singular steering column plural steering columns the metal pole that connects a vehicle s wheels to the steering wheel …   English dictionary

  • steering column — /ˈstɪərɪŋ kɒləm/ (say stearring koluhm) noun the column which carries the steering wheel and houses its connection to the steering gear in a motor vehicle …   Australian English dictionary

  • steering column — noun a) a column originating in the dashboard and ending at the steering wheel b) a column ending in the flight yoke, whose manipulation allows for the control of pitch …   Wiktionary

  • steering column — noun Date: 1903 the column that encloses the connections to the steering gear of a vehicle (as an automobile) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • steering column — the shaft that connects the steering wheel to the steering gear assembly of an automotive vehicle. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium