Muley axle
Muley Mu"ley, n. (Sawmills) A stiff, long saw, guided at the ends but not stretched in a gate. [1913 Webster]

{Muley axle} (Railroad), a car axle without collars at the outer ends of the journals. --Forney. [1913 Webster]


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  • muley axle — noun Etymology: muley (II) : a railroad car axle without collars at the outer ends of the journals …   Useful english dictionary

  • Muley — Mu ley, n. (Sawmills) A stiff, long saw, guided at the ends but not stretched in a gate. [1913 Webster] {Muley axle} (Railroad), a car axle without collars at the outer ends of the journals. Forney. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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