Definition of splinter bar in English:

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splinter bar

noun

British
Another term for swingletree.
Example sentences
  • The splinter bar serves for hitching the wheel horses, and has for this purpose four trace hooks.
  • He let us know of his dissatisfaction by kicking out at the splinter bars behind him.
  • While looking down I noticed the left support brace for my seat was swinging loose from the splinter bar.

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