disk crank

noun Machinery.

a crank having the form of a disk with a crankpin mounted off-center.

Nearby words

  1. disjunction,
  2. disjunctive,
  3. disjuncture,
  4. disjune,
  5. disk,
  6. disk crash,
  7. disk drive,
  8. disk flower,
  9. disk harrow,
  10. disk jockey

Origin of disk crank

First recorded in 1885–90

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