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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A coupling (as in a chain) that has one end that turns on a headed pin v. - Turn on a pivot.

Usage examples (36)
  • If a swivel is used, the roll rarely reverses and the lure only moves sideways in one direction.
  • And since the front sling swivel is sited far forward on the barrel, the Ruger rides very low on your shoulder.
  • Experts on call swivel around to help both groups.
  • The swivel is THE unique feature of a Dyson vacuum. for more
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