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Yttrium An element with the atomic number of 39.

Y Axis

The Y axis represents the voltage displayed on the face of the oscilloscope.

Y-Block

The block of a V-type engine having a deep crankcase.

Y-Pipe

A Y-shaped pipe, such as an exhaust pipe, that merges two passages into one.

Yaw

1. The Z-axis 2. The rotation of a vehicle structure around a vertical axis.

Yb

Ytterbium An element with the atomic number of 70.

Yellow Bumper

1. Freshman driver in NASCAR competition Also known as yellow tail. 2. The color of the rear bumper of a first-year driver's car in NASCAR competition.

Yield Strength

The amount of force that can be applied to a material before it bends or breaks.

Yocto

The prefix representing the number 0.000,000,000,000,000,000,000,001.

Yoke-Sleeve Kit

A kit that may be used to rebuild the yoke.

Yotta

The prefix representing the number 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000.

 

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