zerk

noun
\ ˈzərk How to pronounce zerk (audio) \

Definition of zerk

: a grease fitting

First Known Use of zerk

1926, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for zerk

Oscar U. Zerk †1968 American (Austrian-born) inventor

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“Zerk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zerk. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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