Definition of Trunnions

1. Noun. (plural of trunnion) ¹

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Definition of Trunnions

1. trunnion [n] - See also: trunnion

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trunnions

trunkfuls
trunking
trunkings
trunkless
trunklike
trunkline
trunklines
trunkload
trunkloads
trunks
trunks of brachial plexus
trunnel
trunnels
trunnion
trunnioned
trunnions (current term)
trupial
trupials
truquage
truquages
truqueur
truqueurs
truscottite
trusion
truss
truss bridge
trussed
trusser
trussers
trusses

Literary usage of Trunnions

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1. Elements of Analytical Mechanics by William Holms Chambers Bartlett (1873)
"trunnions. § 361.—The friction on trunnions and axles, which we now proceed to consider, gives a considerably less co-efficient than that which accompanies ..."

2. The Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry by Society of Chemical Industry (1884)
"The centres of the trunnions correspond in position with the centres of the two graduated dial plates in front of the uprights. The distance between the ..."

3. Extracts from Chordal's Letters: Comprising the Choicest Selections from the by James Waring See (1909)
"I said I wanted one hung on trunnions, so it would tip down. Hardware man said he never heard of such a thing. I told him to bring out his catalogues, ..."

4. Handbook of Natural Philosophy by Dionysius Lardner (1866)
"boxes, and the suspension of doors, that it will not require further explanation. 553- trunnions. — The method of supporting heavy bodies, which require to ..."

5. A Dictionary of Military Terms by Edward Samuel Farrow (1918)
"In a built-up gun, the hoop to which the trunnions are attached; ... In ordnance, the bearing surfaces of the gun- carriage in which rest the. trunnions. ..."

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