spade handle

noun

Definition of spade handle

: a forked end of a shaft or rod (such as a connecting rod) in which a pin is held at both ends

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“Spade handle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spade%20handle. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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