[jak-shaft, -shahft] /ˈdʒækˌʃæft, -ˌʃɑft/
Also called countershaft. a short , connected by belting, gears, etc., that transmits motion from a motor or engine to a machine or machines being driven (distinguished from ).
a on which an idle wheel or fairlead turns.
a short length of shafting that transmits power from an engine or motor to a machine
/ˈdʒæksɪ/ noun 1. (Brit, slang) the buttocks or anus Also called jaxie, jaxy
[jak-smelt] /ˈdʒækˌsmɛlt/ noun, plural jacksmelts (especially collectively) jacksmelt. 1. a large silversides, Atherinopsis californiensis, found along the coast of California, that grows to a length of 22 inches (55 cm). /ˈdʒækˌsmɛlt/ noun (pl) -smelts, -smelt 1. a marine teleost food fish, Atherinopsis californiensis, of American coastal waters of the North Pacific: family Atherinidae (silversides)
[jak-snahyp] /ˈdʒækˌsnaɪp/ noun, plural (especially collectively) jacksnipe (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) jacksnipes. 1. Also called half snipe. a small, short-billed , Limnocryptes minimus, of Europe and Asia. 2. any of several related . 3. . /ˈdʒækˌsnaɪp/ noun (pl) -snipe, -snipes 1. a small Eurasian short-billed snipe, Lymnocryptes minima 2. any […]
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