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cogwheel


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cogwheel  \Cog"wheel`\,  n. 
  A  wheel  with  cogs  or  teeth;  a  gear  wheel.  See  Illust.  of 
  {Gearing}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cogwheel 
  n  :  a  toothed  wheel  that  engages  another  toothed  mechanism  in 
  order  to  change  the  speed  or  direction  of  transmitted 
  motion  [syn:  {gear},  {gear  wheel}] 




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