pivot

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2nd cervical vertebra; serves as a pivot for turning the head axis , axis vertebra
pivot about which a lever turns fulcrum
axle pivot around which wheel turns gudgeon
wheel turns around, pivot at end of shaft or axle which gudgeon
pin or bolt forming the pivot of a hinge pintle
act of turning on (or as if on) a pivot pivot
one-handed basketball shot made while whirling on the pivot foot pivot shot
door consisting of four orthogonal partitions that rotate about a central pivot; a door designed to equalize the air pressure in tall buildings revolver , revolving door
vertical post at the forward edge of a rudder that enables the rudder to pivot rudderpost , rudderstock
pivot or revolve swivel
joint made by two arms attached by a pivot; used to apply pressure at the two ends by straightening the joint toggle joint
gate consisting of a post that acts as a pivot for rotating arms; set in a passageway for controlling the persons entering turnstile
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