Machinery. a universal joint consisting of a crosslike piece, opposite ends of which rotate within the forked end of each of the two shafts connected.
(engineering) a type of universal joint in a shaft that enables it to rotate when out of alignment
- Cardboard city
noun (informal) an area of a city in which homeless people sleep rough, often in cardboard boxes noun an area where homeless people construct makeshift shelters, often from cardboard boxes
adjective like cardboard, esp in stiffness, texture, or taste: it becomes cardboardy if cooked too long
- Cardbox for windows
cardbox for windows database A database handling program, especially useful for scholars and librarians. [Details? Features? Developer? URL?] (1997-05-14)
cardbus hardware The 32-bit version of the PCMCIA (PC Card) bus. [Spec?] (1996-08-20)