handwheel

noun
hand·​wheel | \ ˈhan(d)-ˌ(h)wēl How to pronounce handwheel (audio) \

Definition of handwheel

: a wheel worked by hand

First Known Use of handwheel

1704, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of handwheel was in 1704

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“Handwheel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/handwheel. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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