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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A coupler shaped like the letter U with holes through each end so a bolt or pin can pass through the holes to complete the coupling.

Usage examples (30)
  • Thro some tall spyre the shaftes in a torn clevis flie.
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  • Insert the hook at the end of the wire rope into the clevis. for more
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