endshake

[ end-sheyk ]
/ ˈɛndˌʃeɪk /

noun Horology.

the free longitudinal movement of arbors or the like between bearings.

Nearby words

  1. endplate,
  2. endplay,
  3. endpoint,
  4. endrin,
  5. ends of the earth, the,
  6. endsville,
  7. endue,
  8. endurable,
  9. endurance,
  10. endurance race

Origin of endshake

First recorded in 1880–85; end1 + shake

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