winding pinion

noun

Definition of winding pinion

: a small steel wheel in the winding mechanism of a watch with both radial and perpendicular teeth through which the winding stem fits

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“Winding pinion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/winding%20pinion. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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