In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1servo masculinebefore noun servo brakes — servofrenos masculine
- servo cylinder — servocilindro
- The servos are attached to the control shaft of the hydrostatic pump on each wheel.
- I once again dismissed this because I knew the airplane had just been modified with some light servos.
- Computerized servos shift the helical gears and operate the wet clutches.
- The whining of servos continued for what seemed like an eternity, but was likely less than a minute.
- Without the generators on, the backup pump takes approximately three seconds to energize the servo.
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