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universal joint

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Mechanical
universal jointˌuniversal ˈjoint noun [countable]  TEMMACHINEa part in a machine, at the point where two other parts join together, that can turn in all directions
Examples from the Corpus
universal jointNotes A gimbal is a kind of universal joint that allows free rotation within a range of angles.In mechanical terms, the head is an elliptical spheroid with a single universal joint, the neck.
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