Trippet
Trippet Trip"pet, n. (Mach.) A cam, wiper, or projecting piece which strikes another piece repeatedly. [1913 Webster]

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  • trippet — [trip′it] n. [< TRIP + ET] a cam or other mechanical part designed to strike another part at regular intervals …   English World dictionary

  • trippet — /trip it/, n. Mach. a projection, cam, or the like, for striking some other part at regular intervals. [1300 50; ME trypet. See TRIP1, ET] * * * …   Universalium

  • trippet — trip·pet …   English syllables

  • trippet — trip•pet [[t]ˈtrɪp ɪt[/t]] n. mac a projection, cam, or the like, for striking some other part at regular intervals • Etymology: 1300–50; ME trypet. See trip, et …   From formal English to slang

  • trippet — /ˈtrɪpət/ (say tripuht) noun a projection, cam, or the like, for striking some other part at regular intervals. {Middle English trypet, from Old French} …   Australian English dictionary

  • trippet — I. ˈtripə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English tripet, from trippen to trip + et 1. dialect : the pointed piece of wood used in the game of tipcat 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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