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coil spring

Syllabification: coil spring

Definition of coil spring in English:

noun

A helical spring made from metal wire or a metal band.
Example sentences
  • First the front leaf spring has been dropped in favour of a new coil spring, shock absorber and radius arm setup that anchors the axle to the frame but also adds a second pivot point.
  • The Great Western II has the standard flat main spring but incorporates a coil spring for the hand.
  • When released by the gun's mechanical triggers, the coil spring strikers trip a rocker that impacts the firing pin.

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