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bottom end

(in vertical engines) another name for big end (sense 1)
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  • He had therefore to remedy this by cutting off two feet at the bottom end.

    The Rival Crusoes W.H.G. Kingston
  • Affix two or more of these on the inner face of the bottom end plate.

    The Potter's Craft Charles F. Binns
  • The top end is rounded and the bottom end chamfered, as shown.

    Toy Craft Leon H. Baxter
  • The box is soldered to the top end of A and the base C to the bottom end.

  • But those in the lower boxes have a second guide, when the bottom end is open.

    Bramble-bees and Others J. Henri Fabre
  • At the bottom end of it, between two of its pillars, was slung a hammock containing a shirt-sleeved figure.

  • Hills on either side, squeezing together at the top of the valley, the town lying across the bottom end.

  • At the bottom end there were some narrow steps, leading through a large hole into a room above—the “chapel.”

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