disselboom


Related to disselboom: wagonload

disselboom

(ˈdɪsəlˌbʊəm)
n
South African the main haulage shaft of a wagon or cart
[from Afrikaans dissel shaft + boom beam]
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Neville was starting I saw Jim standing by my wagon and cutting up tobacco on the disselboom.
The disselboom (yoke) is also transfixed so it's able to slide through and pull the trailer from either side.