Definition of pillow block in English:

pillow block

Syllabification: pil·low block


The housing for a wheel or journal bearing.
More example sentences
  • The difference is they are hinged on pillow block bearings.
  • When the gear was retracted, the axles came up against pillow blocks built into the nacelle structure.

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