Cardan suspension

noun Car·dan suspension \ˈkärˌdan-\
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Cardanic suspension


Definition of Cardan suspension

  1. :  a support in which an instrument (as a chronometer) is hung on gimbals

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Origin and Etymology of cardan suspension

after Jerome Cardan

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to criticize severely

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