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For the purpose of this chapter, the following definition shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
DYNAMIC BRAKING DEVICE. Commonly referred to as JAKE BRAKE, means a device used primarily on trucks for the conversion of energy from an internal combustion engine to an air compressor for the purpose of braking without the use of wheel brakes.
(1976 Code, § 12-4-1) (Ord. 412-00, passed 10-26-2000)