Especially on trucks, an engine compression brake that closes the valves in an engine in order to slow the vehicle; an engine retarder.
Origin: From JakeBrake brand compression brakes. Though a brand name, this term is often used to refer to the device in general.
The numerical value of jake brake in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of jake brake in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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- freno de JakeSpanish
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