poppet head

noun

the framework above a mining shaft that supports the winding mechanism

Nearby words

  1. poppadom,
  2. poppaea sabina,
  3. popper,
  4. popper, sir karl raimund,
  5. poppet,
  6. poppethead,
  7. poppied,
  8. popping crease,
  9. poppit,
  10. popple

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