dog wheel

noun

Definition of dog wheel

1 : a wheel turned by dog power

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First Known Use of dog wheel

1609, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Dog wheel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dog%20wheel. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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