crumple zone Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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crumple zonenoun [C]

uk   us   UK
a ​part of a ​car that is ​designed to ​crumpleeasily in an ​accident and so ​protect the ​people inside from being ​hit too hard: The ​car has ​front and ​rearcrumplezones and two side-impact ​protectionbars.
(Definition of crumple zone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “crumple zone”
in Chinese (Simplified) (汽车的)防撞缓冲区,冲撞吸收带…
in Chinese (Traditional) (汽車的)防撞緩衝區…
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