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stemwinding

or stem-wind·ing

[ stem-wahyn-ding ]
/ ˈstɛmˈwaɪn dɪŋ /
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adjective

wound by turning a knob at the stem.

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Origin of stemwinding

First recorded in 1865–70; stem1 + winding
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