wrest-pin

wrest pin

noun
peg ( def 5 ).

Origin:
1780–90

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wrest pin
 
n
(on a piano, harp, etc) a pin around which one end of a string is wound: it may be turned by means of a tuning key to alter the tension of the string. In a piano the wrest pin is embedded in the wrest plank

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