linkwork

[ lingk-wurk ]
/ ˈlɪŋkˌwɜrk /

noun

something composed of links, as a chain.
a linkage.
Machinery. a mechanism or device in which motion is transmitted by links.

Nearby words

  1. linkman,
  2. linkrot,
  3. links,
  4. linksman,
  5. linkup,
  6. linköping,
  7. linlithgow,
  8. linn,
  9. linnaean,
  10. linnaeus

Origin of linkwork

First recorded in 1520–30; link1 + work

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British Dictionary definitions for linkwork

linkwork

/ (ˈlɪŋkˌwɜːk) /

noun

something made up of links
a mechanism consisting of a series of links to impart or control motion; linkage
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