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shock absorber

noun [C usually pl]  us   /ˈʃɑk əbˈzɔr·bər, -ˈsɔr-/ (short form shock,  /ʃɑk/ )
a device that is attached to each of the wheels on a vehicle to reduce the effects of traveling over rough ground
Translations of “shock absorber”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指汽車或飛機上的)緩衝器, 避震器…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指汽车或飞机上的)减震器…
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