shaft

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supplementary feather (usually small) on the underside of the base of the shaft of some feathers in some birds aftershaft
shaft for ventilation air shaft , air well
projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow arrow
shaft on which a wheel rotates axle
wheel shaft axle
shaft on which wheels rotate axle
one of the parallel filaments projecting from the main shaft of a feather barb
feather, filaments projecting from main shaft of barbs
feather, hollow shaft of barrel , calamus , quill , rachis , scape
cylindrical brush on a thin shaft that is used to clean bottles bottlebrush
band that can be tightened around a shaft to stop its rotation brake band
quill or feather, hollow shaft of calamus
inclined shaft chute
pedal or lever that engages or disengages a rotating shaft and a driving mechanism clutch , clutch pedal
rod that transmits motion (especially one that connects a rotating wheel to a reciprocating shaft) connecting rod
hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle crank , starter
rotating shaft driven by (or driving) a crank crankshaft
bone, shaft of long diaphysis
ventilation shaft through which air enters a mine downcast
rotating shaft that transmits power from the engine to the point of application driveshaft
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