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crankshaft

noun [C] uk   /ˈkræŋk.ʃɑːft/  us   /-ʃæft/
a long metal rod, especially one in a car engine, that helps the engine turn the wheels: a crankshaft bearing
Translations of “crankshaft”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指汽車引擎內的)曲軸…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指汽车发动机内的)曲轴…
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