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lantern wheel

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Definition of lantern wheel in English:

noun

A cylindrical gearwheel.
Example sentences
  • At the same time as men walk on the outside of a lantern wheel to apply their weight in an uninterrupted motion another such lantern wheel might present itself above the former and at a convenient height for men to steady themselves by.

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