axletree

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Axletree \Ax"le*tree'\, noun [Cf. Icel. ["o]xultr?.]

1. A bar or beam of wood or iron, connecting the opposite wheels of a carriage, on the ends of which the wheels revolve.

2. A spindle or axle of a wheel. [Obs.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

axletree

noun

1: a dead axle on a carriage or wagon that has terminal spindles on which the wheels revolve


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