Origin of clevis
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How to use clevis in a sentence
Some plows have a double clevis so that the draft ring may be raised or lowered, or moved to right or left.
On some plows there are only notches in the clevis for holding the ring, they answer the same purpose as holes.
A one and one-eighth inch wire cable is thrown around the logs and made fast by means of a clevis.Motor Truck Logging Methods|Frederick Malcolm Knapp
He had been without rest for many nights, and sleep soon bound him in its own clevis and manacles.The Entailed Hat|George Alfred Townsend
This chain is five feet long and with clevis can be fastened around any log which the trapper will want to use.Steel Traps|A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding