cabin forward


Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • cabin-forward design — See cab forward design …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • forward — The front part of a ship. Also see cabin forward primary forward brake shoe …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Forward-swept wing — The forward swept wing is a high performance , first proposed in 1936 by a German aircraft designer.US Centennial of Flight Commission. [http://www.centennialofflight.gov/essay/Evolution of Technology/foward sweep/Tech9.htm Forward Swept Wings .] …   Wikipedia

  • forward — [[t]fɔ͟ː(r)wə(r)d[/t]] ♦♦ forwards, forwarding, forwarded (In addition to the uses shown below, forward is also used in phrasal verbs such as bring forward and look forward to . In British English, forwards is often used as an adverb instead of… …   English dictionary

  • Cabin (truck) — The cabin of a truck, often simply called a cab, is an enclosed space in a truck where the driver is seated. Some may refer to the tractor unit of a semi trailer truck as a cab , but this is not the subject of this article. A sleeper is a… …   Wikipedia

  • forward entry cab — noun a truck cabin situated at the very front of the chassis with the engine underneath …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cab forward — The term cab forward refers to various rail and road vehicle designs which place the driver s compartment substantially farther towards the front than is common practice.Rail locomotives In steam locomotive design, a cab forward design will… …   Wikipedia

  • Fore cabin — Fore Fore (f[=o]r), a. [See {Fore}, adv.] Advanced, as compared with something else; toward the front; being or coming first, in time, place, order, or importance; preceding; anterior; antecedent; earlier; forward; opposed to {back} or {behind};… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jeep Forward Control — The Jeep Forward Control is a truck that was produced by Willys and then Kaiser Jeep from 1956 to 1965. It was also assembled in other international markets. The layout featured a cab forward, also known as cab over engine (COE)… …   Wikipedia

  • foreword, forward — Although these words give some trouble with spelling and pronunciation, their meanings are clearly distinguishable. A foreword is a preface, introduction, or introductory statement: The foreword of this book runs for five pages. Forward means in… …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

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