HyperDic: gimbal

English > 1 sense of the word gimbal:
NOUNartifactgimbalan appliance that allows an object (such as a ship's compass) to remain horizontal even as its support tips
English > gimbal: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningAn appliance that allows an object (such as a ship's compass) to remain horizontal even as its support tips.
Broaderappliance, contraption, contrivance, convenience, gadget, gizmo, gismo, widgetA device or control that is very useful for a particular job
Spanishsuspensión cardán

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