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clutch

the number of eggs (usually only of birds) produced in a single laying period.

clutch,

n a device made for gripping the teeth in a dental arch, to which face-bows or tracing devices may be attached rigidly enough to behave in space relations during the movements as if they were jaw outgrowths.

clutch

1. the number of eggs laid by a hen on consecutive days in an uninterrupted series. Clutch lengths vary from 2 to 6 days but may be as many as 360.
2. a setting of eggs.
3. a group of chickens hatched by a hen from a setting of eggs.
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An alternative to hydraulic automatic transmissions, the Double Dry Clutch transmission features one clutch for even gears and one clutch for odd gears.
0 JTDM-2 170 bhp diesel engine, coupled with a new ALFA TCT twin dual dry clutch semi-automatic transmission.
The new Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde (Italian for four leaf clover) has taken on a more striking and sporty look and in addition it features the high performance engine from the Alfa Romeo 4C supercar - the new 240bhp direct injection 1,750cc Turbo Petrol unit combined with an allnew six-speed twin dry clutch Alfa TCT transmission which works in either all-automatic or sequential mode plus paddle shifts behind the new flatbottomed steering wheel.
Three transmission choices are available, including a six-speed manual, six-speed automatic and six-speed Dual Dry Clutch Transmission (DDCT).
The 1100 is equipped with a lightened air-cooled, 1078 cc Desmo motor, with 2 valve heads, six speed box and a dry clutch.
Transmission styles include the six-speed manual, six-speed automatic, or the optional six-speed dual dry clutch also known as DDCT.
R1200GS Adventure, pounds 9,995 Engine: 109bhp, DOHC 1200cc twin-cylinder Boxer Transmission: single disc dry clutch, six gears Seat height: 850/870mm Tank capacity: 20 litres Suspension: (F) BMW Telelever, (R) BMW Paralever Contact: BMW UK, 0800 777155
Newly developed dual clutch transmission with dry clutch starts on the NAFTA market and in Europe
The dry clutch is light, great news if you ride in heavy traffic.