Cardan suspension

Car·​dan suspension | \ ˈkärˌdan-\
variants: or Cardanic suspension \ (ˈ)kär¦danik-​ \

Definition of Cardan suspension

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

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History and Etymology for Cardan suspension

after Jerome Cardan

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of or relating to a parable or parabola

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