verb (used with object)
IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
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When we went into the war we had never built a windlass for a kite balloon.America's Munitions 1917-1918|Benedict Crowell
After a brief pause it was rapidly wound in on the barrel of the windlass.
In the forefront was a windlass and a vast pile of earth and stones, for Peters was sinking a shaft.In the Whirl of the Rising|Bertram Mitford
The men at the windlass ceased turning—leaving the policeman suspended half way down the shaft.Lost Lenore|Charles Beach
To the right, a little way back from the next opening, a small fair-haired girl was rapidly winding in on a miner's windlass.