Hi! What is a lubricant used for in a mechanism? Can you give me an example? Thank youuu
Explanation from Alloprof
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A lubricant is used to decrease the friction between two parts in a movement mechanism. The role of lubricant can be carried by a liquid, semi-liquid or solid substance.
For example, the oil that we pour into our cars reduces the friction between engine parts.
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