camshaft

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noun cam·shaft \ˈkam-ˌshaft\

Definition of camshaft

  1. :  a shaft to which a cam is fastened or of which a cam forms an integral part

1847

First Known Use of camshaft

1847


CAMSHAFT Defined for English Language Learners

camshaft

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noun cam·shaft \ˈkam-ˌshaft\

Definition of camshaft for English Language Learners

  • : a metal shaft or bar to which a cam is attached


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