scape wheel


noun Horology.


Nearby words

  1. scantness,
  2. scanty,
  3. scanzoni's maneuver,
  4. scapa flow,
  5. scape,
  6. scapegoat,
  7. scapegoatism,
  8. scapegrace,
  9. scapewheel,
  10. scapha

Origin of scape wheel

First recorded in 1815–25

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British Dictionary definitions for scapewheel

scapewheel

/ (ˈskeɪpˌwiːl) /

noun

a less common name for escape wheel
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