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springless

[spring-lis] /ˈsprɪŋ lɪs/
adjective
1.
having no springs:
a springless bed.
2.
lacking liveliness or resilience; lifeless:
His shoulders drooped and his walk had become springless.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; spring + -less
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  • Either beam, springless dial or electronic load-cell type.
  • One had to travel by keelboat, riverboat, or overland in springless army wagons.
  • The springless one-horse cart, which has lo encounter roads of the roughest kind, makes no provision for bodily comfort.
  • We were a party of ten in all, occupying four of the springless carts of the country.
  • But the brave little horses hurry along even a springless cart on a moonless night.

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