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sun wheel

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noun
  1. Machinery. sun gear.
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Origin of sun wheel

First recorded in 1810–20
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Examples from the Web for sun wheel

Historical Examples

  • The annular wheel is still engaged with the drive-ring, and the sun-wheel is again locked to the spindle.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7

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