cam follower

noun

Definition of cam follower

: the peg or roller which follows the curvature of a cam and to which the motion of the cam is thereby directly communicated

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“Cam follower.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cam%20follower. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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