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Origin of pallet1
Words nearby pallet
Definition for pallet (2 of 2)
- a lever with three projections, two of which intermittently lock and receive impulses from the escape wheel and one which transmits these impulses to the balance.
- either of the two projections of this lever that engage and release the escape wheel.
- a tool for decorating the spine of a book.
- the stamping of the name of the binder on the inside covers of a book.
verb (used with object), pal·let·ed, pal·let·ing.
Origin of pallet2
Example sentences from the Web for pallet
Some stick GPS trackers on pallets, betting that robbers will forklift the whole lot instead of picking up individual boxes.Bee theft is almost a perfect crime—but there’s a new sheriff in town|Andrew Zaleski|February 9, 2021|Popular Science
Today, companies such as Boston Dynamics produce ultra-efficient robots which load trucks, build pallets, and move boxes around factories, undertaking tasks you might think only humans could perform.
Willie Bullock grimaces through the pain in his shoulder as he loads pallets of food into a moving truck.Annapolis couple use nonprofit to fight homelessness, hunger during pandemic|Brooks DuBose|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
The US Food and Drug Administrations authorized the drug’s use, and the federal government ordered pallets full.
It can either be equipped to transport troops “safely and comfortably,” Gibert stresses, or to carry containers, or pallets, or whatever else the army wants to transport.France’s new military trucks can form a convoy with just one driver|Christina Mackenzie|October 19, 2020|Popular Science
On our last visit, we noticed a whole pallet of Purple Heart, Distinguished Flying Cross, and Silver Star certificates.
I noticed their new un-faded uniforms, their dust-free boots, and their duffel bags stacked high on a pallet.
We love the chicken on a pallet of herby, slightly sweet cornbread dressing, which imbibes all the seeping juices.
It is important that a smooth and balanced experience on the pallet is created.
In 2004, a pallet of batteries caught fire on a FedEx plane.
The unoccupied pallet of Martini lay in one corner of this miserable anti-room.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
There were usually six joints or sources of friction, between the key and the pallet.
That with the increased area of the pallet is why the lower notes of the organ were so hard to play.
The bellows, being expanded by the wind, pulls down the pallet in the wind-chest; the bellows does all the hard work.
Under these conditions, the large motor B collapses and the pull-down P (which is connected with the organ pallet) rises.