moulinet


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moulinet

(ˌmuːlɪˈnɛt)
n
1. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a portable pulley device for bending crossbow or turning the drum of a crane
2. (Fortifications) a type of wooden turnstile that allows foot traffic through a fortification or other barrier
3. (Dancing) a wheeling motion performed by a couple in a dance
4. (Fencing) a circular cut or swing of the sword