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drive shaft a rotating shaft that transmits torque, as in some automobiles from the transmission to the rear axle.
fan belt in an automobile engine, a rubber belt stretched firmly around the crankshaft, which transfers torque to another shaft located on the cooling fan.
magnetic moment a torque exerted by the spin of nuclear particles and their orbital movement around a nucleus. [1/2 definitions]
precession the complex motion of a rotating body, such as a spinning top, when subjected to a disturbing force or torque that tends to move the axis of rotation in a direction perpendicular to the direction of the force, causing it generally to describe a cone. [1/3 definitions]
torque converter a hydraulic device that transfers or increases torque, as in the automatic transmission of an automobile.
torque wrench a wrench that indicates how much torque has been applied in tightening a nut, bolt, or the like.