HyperDic: axle

English > 1 sense of the word axle:
NOUNartifactaxlea shaft on which a wheel rotates
axle > pronunciation
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > axle: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA shaft on which a wheel rotates.
Part ofwheeled vehicleA vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people
Narrowerdead axleAn axle that carries a wheel but without power to drive it
journalThe part of the axle contained by a bearing
live axle, driving axleThe axle of a self-propelled vehicle that provides the driving power
BroadershaftA long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow)

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