banking pin


Definition of banking pin

  1. 1 :  either of two upright pins limiting the angular motion of the pallet fork in a timepiece having a lever escapement

  2. 2 :  a pin emerging horizontally from the rim of a balance in a cylinder escapement or verge escapement to limit the arc of the balance

  3. 3 :  regulator pin

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Origin and Etymology of banking pin

from present participle of 2bank

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a trip made at another's expense

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