treadle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “treadle” in the English Dictionary

"treadle" in British English

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treadlenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtred.l̩/
a ​part of a ​machine that, when ​operated by the ​foot, gives the ​power to ​turn a ​wheel in the ​machine: My ​grandmother still uses her ​old treadle ​sewingmachine.
(Definition of treadle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “treadle”
in Chinese (Simplified) (带动机器中轮子转动的)踏板…
in Chinese (Traditional) (帶動機器中輪子轉動的)踏板…
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