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crank·shaft

 (krăngk′shăft′)
n.
A shaft that turns or is turned by a crank.

crankshaft

(ˈkræŋkˌʃɑːft)
n
(Mechanical Engineering) a shaft having one or more cranks, esp the main shaft of an internal-combustion engine to which the connecting rods are attached

crank•shaft

(ˈkræŋkˌʃæft, -ˌʃɑft)

n.
a shaft having one or more cranks, usu. formed as integral parts.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crankshaft - a rotating shaft driven by (or driving) a crankcrankshaft - a rotating shaft driven by (or driving) a crank
reciprocating engine - an internal-combustion engine in which the crankshaft is turned by pistons moving up and down in cylinders
rotating shaft, shaft - a revolving rod that transmits power or motion
Translations
kampiakseli
forgattyústengelyfőtengely

crankshaft

[ˈkræŋkʃɑːft] Ncigüeñal m

crankshaft

[ˈkræŋkʃɑːft] nvilebrequin m

crankshaft

n (Aut) → Kurbelwelle f

crankshaft

[ˈkrænkʃɑːft] n (Aut) → albero motore, albero a gomiti
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