Eccentric gear


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(Mach.) The whole apparatus, strap, and other parts, by which the motion of an eccentric is transmitted, as in the steam engine.
A cogwheel set to turn about an eccentric axis used to give variable rotation.

See also: Eccentric, Eccentric

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