Pinion

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Pinion Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • wing of a bird
  • any of the larger wing or tail feathers of a bird
  • a gear with a small number of teeth designed to mesh with a larger wheel or rack
  • cut the wings off (of birds)
  • bind the arms of

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a gear with a small number of teeth designed to mesh with a larger wheel or rack ,
  • any of the larger wing or tail feathers of a bird ,
  • wing of a bird

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Pinion'


  • Pinion: article is about a type of gear. For other uses, see Pinion (disambiguation). A pinion is a round gear used in several applications: usually
  • Rack and pinion: For rack and pinion railways, see Rack railway. A rack and pinion is a type of linear actuator that comprises a pair of gears which convert rotational
  • Pinion (disambiguation): Pinion may refer to: Pinion, the smallest gear in a gear drive train "Pinion", a song by Nine Inch Nails from the 1992 EP Broken Pinyon (or pinion, piƱon)

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