bell cord

noun

Definition of bell cord

: a cord that rings a bell when pulled (as in a room for summoning a servant or on a railroad car for giving a signal)

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“Bell cord.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bell%20cord. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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