arc of recess

variants: or arc of recession

Definition of arc of recess

: the part of the arc of contact in toothed gearing in which the face of the driving wheel touches the flank of the driven wheel

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“Arc of recess.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arc%20of%20recess. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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