friction gearing


noun

wheels or disks transmitting power by means of frictional contact.

Nearby words

  1. fricking,
  2. frics,
  3. friction,
  4. friction clutch,
  5. friction drive,
  6. friction head,
  7. friction match,
  8. friction pile,
  9. friction rub,
  10. friction saw

Origin of friction gearing

First recorded in 1885–90

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