Definition of Outstroke

1. Noun. The stroke of an engine piston moving toward the crankshaft.

Generic synonyms: Cam Stroke, Stroke, Throw



Definition of Outstroke

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Outstroke

outstride
outstrides
outstriding
outstrike
outstrikes
outstriking
outstripped
outstripping
outstrips
outstrive
outstriven
outstrives
outstriving
outstrode
outstroke (current term)
outstrokes
outstrove
outstruck
outstudied
outstudies
outstudy
outstudying
outstunk
outstunt
outstunted
outstunting
outstunts
outsuffer
outsuffered

Literary usage of Outstroke

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1. The Law of Mines, Quarries and Minerals by Robert Forster MacSwinney (1884)
"Lessee not en- It has been already stated, that the right of outstroke is the ... °f conveying minerals from an adjoining mine to the of outstroke. surface ..."

2. Valves and Valve Gear Mechanisms by William Ernest Dalby (1906)
"Instroke and outstroke cycles. It is necessary to distinguish between the two cycles of a double-acting engine very clearly when considering the valve gear, ..."

3. Key and Elphinstone's Compendium of Precedents in Conveyancing by Thomas Key, Howard Warburton Elphinstone (1899)
"Liberty to work demised mines through adjoining mines, or outstroke. Liberty to make specified ... by way of outstroke through any adjoing mines now or ..."

4. Prideaux's Precedents in Conveyancing: With Dissertations on Its Law and by Frederick Prideaux, John Whitcombe (1899)
"THE LESSEES shall pay to the lessor an outstroke rent of for every ton of coal, ironstone, or fireclay, the produce of any mines not hereby demised, ..."

5. Precedents and Forms in Conveyancing by Charles Davidson (1876)
"FOOTAGE, outstroke, and SURFACE rents and ROYALTIES and MINIMUM rent. AVERAGE clause. POWER of distress. COVENANTS by LESSEES to pay unpaid. portion of ..."

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