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rackwork

[ rak-wurk ]
/ ˈrækˌwɜrk /

noun

a mechanism utilizing a rack, as a rack and pinion.

Nearby words

rackham, rackham, arthur, racking, rackingly, rackle, rackwork, raclette, racon, raconteur, raconteuse, racoon

Origin of rackwork

First recorded in 1760–70; rack1 + work
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