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sprag

Syllabification: sprag
Pronunciation: /spraɡ
 
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Definition of sprag in English:

noun

1A simple brake on a vehicle, especially a stout stick or bar inserted between the spokes of a wheel to check its motion.
1.1A one-way clutch that keeps a vehicle from rolling backwards.
2 Mining A prop used to support a roof, wall, or seam.

Origin

mid 19th cent: of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with sprag

bag, blag, brag, Bragg, crag, dag, drag, fag, flag, gag, hag, jag, lag, mag, nag, quag, rag, sag, scrag, shag, slag, snag, stag, swag, tag, wag, zag

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