shackle bar

noun

Definition of shackle bar

1 : a link coupling formerly used between railroad cars
2 : a device consisting of an ordinary pinch bar with a hinged shackle near the point for pulling out something (such as a driftbolt or railroad spikes)

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“Shackle bar.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shackle%20bar. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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