Troll plate
Troll Troll, n. 1. The act of moving round; routine; repetition. --Burke. [1913 Webster]

2. A song the parts of which are sung in succession; a catch; a round. [1913 Webster]

Thence the catch and troll, while ``Laughter, holding both his sides,'' sheds tears to song and ballad pathetic on the woes of married life. --Prof. Wilson. [1913 Webster]

3. A trolley. [1913 Webster]

{Troll plate} (Mach.), a rotative disk with spiral ribs or grooves, by which several pieces, as the jaws of a chuck, can be brought together or spread radially. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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