spur wheel

noun

Origin:
1725–35

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spur gear or spur wheel
 
n
a gear having involuted teeth either straight or helically cut on a cylindrical surface. Two such gears are used to transmit power between parallel shafts
 
spur wheel or spur wheel
 
n

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The spur wheel and other wheels are made of oak laid cross-grained for double strength, and pegged with dowels.
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