back shaft


noun Machinery.

a spindle carrying back gears.

Nearby words

  1. back saw,
  2. back scatter,
  3. back score,
  4. back scratcher,
  5. back seat,
  6. back shift,
  7. back slang,
  8. back staff,
  9. back stairs,
  10. back story

Origin of back shaft

First recorded in 1875–80

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