hand spike

handspike

[hand-spahyk]
noun
a bar used as a lever.

Origin:
1605–15; < Dutch handspaak (see hand, spoke2), with -spaak replaced by spike1

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handspike (ˈhændˌspaɪk)
 
n
a bar or length of pipe used as a lever

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