adjective Date: 1600 not sprung; especially not equipped with springs

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  • unsprung — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not provided with springs …   English terms dictionary

  • unsprung — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unsprung — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • unsprung — adjective not provided with springs …   English new terms dictionary

  • unsprung — un·sprung …   English syllables

  • unsprung — un•sprung′ adj …   From formal English to slang

  • unsprung — /ʌnˈsprʌŋ/ (say un sprung) adjective not equipped with a spring or springing, as upholstery, vehicles, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • unsprung — adj. not provided with a spring or springs; not resilient …   Useful english dictionary

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  • unsprung mass — the unsprung masses are the equivalent masses which reproduce the inertia forces produced by the motions of the corresponding unsprung parts …   Mechanics glossary

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