spur wheel
noun see spur gear

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Spur wheel — Spur Spur, n. [OE. spure, spore, AS. spura, spora; akin to D. spoor, G. sporn, OHG. sporo, Icel. spori, Dan. spore, Sw. sporre, and to AS. spor a trace, footstep, spyrian to trace, track, examine, and E. spurn. [root]171. Cf. {Sparrow}, {Spere},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spur wheel — noun gear wheels that mesh in the same plane • Syn: ↑spur gear • Hypernyms: ↑gear, ↑gear wheel, ↑geared wheel, ↑cogwheel * * * noun : spur gear * …   Useful english dictionary

  • spur wheel. — See spur gear. [1725 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • spur wheel. — See spur gear. [1725 35] …   Useful english dictionary

  • spur wheel — noun a gearwheel with teeth projecting parallel to the wheel s axis …   English new terms dictionary

  • spur wheel — /ˈspɜ wil/ (say sper weel) noun Machinery a wheel with projecting teeth on the periphery, which are placed radially about and parallel to the axis; cogwheel …   Australian English dictionary

  • spur-wheel — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spur — Spur, n. [OE. spure, spore, AS. spura, spora; akin to D. spoor, G. sporn, OHG. sporo, Icel. spori, Dan. spore, Sw. sporre, and to AS. spor a trace, footstep, spyrian to trace, track, examine, and E. spurn. [root]171. Cf. {Sparrow}, {Spere},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spur fowl — Spur Spur, n. [OE. spure, spore, AS. spura, spora; akin to D. spoor, G. sporn, OHG. sporo, Icel. spori, Dan. spore, Sw. sporre, and to AS. spor a trace, footstep, spyrian to trace, track, examine, and E. spurn. [root]171. Cf. {Sparrow}, {Spere},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spur gear — Spur Spur, n. [OE. spure, spore, AS. spura, spora; akin to D. spoor, G. sporn, OHG. sporo, Icel. spori, Dan. spore, Sw. sporre, and to AS. spor a trace, footstep, spyrian to trace, track, examine, and E. spurn. [root]171. Cf. {Sparrow}, {Spere},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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