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Oxford dictionary definition of the word brake:
1a device for slowing or stopping a moving vehicle, typically by applying pressure to the wheels:
he slammed on his brakes
a brake pedal
a thing that slows or hinders a process:
constrained resources will act as a brake on research
2another term for brake van.
make a moving vehicle slow down or stop by using a brake:
she had to brake hard to avoid a milk float
(as noun modifier braking)
an anti-lock braking system
late 18th century: of unknown origin