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Spanish windlass

Saltos de línea: Span|ish wind|lass

Definición de Spanish windlass en inglés:


A device for tightening a rope or cable by twisting it using a stick as a lever.
Example sentences
  • He gave us instructions for the building of a Greek siege engine that consisted of two Spanish windlasses, the arms of which were connected by a bowstring.

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