Machinery. a disk or cylinder having an irregular form such that its motion, usually rotary, gives to a part or parts in contact with it a specific rocking or reciprocating motion.
Automotive Slang. camshaft.
to provide (a machine part or mechanism) with a cam or cams.
a slider or roller attached to a rotating shaft to give a particular type of reciprocating motion to a part in contact with its profile
a river in E England, in Cambridgeshire, flowing through Cambridge to the River Ouse. Length: about 64 km (40 miles)
complementary and alternative medicine
(botany) crassulacean acid metabolism: a form of photosynthesis, first described in crassulaceous plants, in which carbon dioxide is taken up only at night
Cameroon (international car registration)
Cameroon (international vehicle ID)
cammo Historical Examples Journal of Landsborough’s Expedition from Carpentaria William Landsborough
camouflage (defs 4, 5). Contemporary Examples Queenpins of the Drug Cartels Constantino Diaz-Duran April 15, 2009 ‘Kill Team’: The Documentary the Army Doesn’t Want You to See Andrew Romano July 25, 2014 Terrapin Stationers, the Most Badass New Stationer Lauren Sherman July 9, 2013 The Land That Obama Forgot Denver Nicks January 24, 2009 Crony […]
camaca. a heavy fabric of silk or mixed fibers, much used in the Middle Ages.
Luis Vaz de [loo-eesh vahzh duh] /luˈiʃ vɑʒ də/ (Show IPA), 1524?–80, Portuguese poet. Historical Examples Lippincott’s Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Vol. 26, October, 1880 Various The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 5 Various The Life of Sir Richard Burton Thomas Wright It […]