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gas pedal

noun [C]
 
US ( UK/US accelerator)
the part of a car that you push with your foot to make it go fasterMachine partsThe interior of vehicles
Translations of “gas pedal”
in Chinese (Traditional) 加速器, 油門…
in Russian акселератор…
in Turkish gaz pedalı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 加速器, 油门…
in Polish pedał gazu…
(Definition of gas pedal from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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