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sheave

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noun \ˈshiv, ˈshēv\

Definition of sheave

  1. :  a grooved wheel or pulley (as of a pulley block)

Origin and Etymology of sheave

Middle English sheve; akin to Old High German scība disk

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sheave

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verb \ˈshēv\

Definition of sheave

sheaved

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sheaving

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to gather and bind into a sheaf

Origin and Etymology of sheave

sheaf

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