drawbar

[draw-bahr]
noun
  1. a heavy bar, often made of steel, attached to the rear of a tractor and used as a hitch for pulling machinery, as a plow or mower.

Origin of drawbar

1660–70, Americanism, for an earlier sense; draw + bar1
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drawbar

noun
  1. a strong metal bar on a tractor, locomotive, etc, bearing a hook or link and pin to attach a trailer, wagon, etc
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