tracing wheel

noun

Definition of tracing wheel

: a usually toothed wheel with a handle that is used on tracing paper to trace a pattern

First Known Use of tracing wheel

circa 1891, in the meaning defined above

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“Tracing wheel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tracing%20wheel. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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