flutter-wheel

flutter wheel

noun
a waterwheel at the bottom of a chute, turned by the falling water.

Origin:
1810–20

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To flutter-wheel
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: flutter-mill
Next Definition: flutterboard
Words Near: flutter-wheel
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for flutter-wheel
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing flutter-wheel
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature