a system of spur gears.
any system of gears with parallel axes of rotation.
noun 1. the large plant family Euphorbiaceae, characterized by herbaceous plants, shrubs, and trees having milky juice, simple alternate leaves or no leaves, usually petalless flowers often with showy bracts, and capsular fruit, and including cassava, croton, crown-of-thorns, poinsettia, snow-on-the-mountain, spurge, and the plants that produce castor oil, rubber, and tung oil.
- Spurge laurel
noun 1. See laurel (sense 4)
adjective 1. not genuine, authentic, or true; not from the claimed, pretended, or proper source; counterfeit. 2. Biology. (of two or more parts, plants, etc.) having a similar appearance but a different structure. 3. of illegitimate birth; bastard. adjective 1. not genuine or real 2. (of a plant part or organ) having the appearance of […]
- Spurious ankylosis
spurious ankylosis n. See extracapsular ankylosis.