How to use wheelwork in a sentence
A small carriage geared to the wheelwork traversed its length, carrying electromagnetic signals.
This it is which makes the water run; this it is which enables the running water to move the wheelwork inserted into its channel.Chambers's Edinburgh Journal Vol. XVII. No. 418. New Series. | William and Robert Chambers
The case A contains the registering wheelwork and a sounding bell.
Alexander Bain in 1846 suggested enclosing the wheelwork in the rotator.
He is part of the rush in our social wheelwork, and yet he makes it move more slowly.The Adventures of a Widow | Edgar Fawcett
British Dictionary definitions for wheelwork
an arrangement of wheels in a machine, esp a train of gears
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