Meaning of “pulley” in the English Dictionary

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"pulley" in British English

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pulleynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpʊl.i/ us /ˈpʊl.i/

(Definition of “pulley” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pulley" in American English

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pulleynoun [ C ]

us /ˈpʊl·i/

a piece of equipment for moving heavy objects up or down, consisting of a small wheel over which a rope or chain attached to the object can be easily pulled or released slowly

(Definition of “pulley” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)