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Word: pinion

Definition: restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing


Sentences Containing 'pinion'

Further improvements were made by switching to rack and pinion steering.
Only four years later, the successful twin-cylinder locomotive "Salamanca" by Matthew Murray was used by the edge railed rack and pinion Middleton Railway.
Other features include five-link rear suspension, self-leveling rear shock absorbers, and variable assist rack-and-pinion steering.
The rack and pinion steering with electro-hydraulic actuator is copied from the previous C4.
The steering is rack and pinion steering with electrohydraulic.

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