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Crosshead

Cross´head`   Pronunciation: ~h?d
n.1.(Mach.) A beam or bar across the head or end of a rod, etc., or a block attached to it and carrying a knuckle pin; as the solid crosspiece running between parallel slides, which receives motion from the piston of a steam engine and imparts it to the connecting rod, which is hinged to the crosshead.
Noun1.crosshead - a heading of a subsection printed within the body of the text
Synonyms: crossheading
2.crosshead - metal block that connects to a piston; it slides on parallel guides and moves a connecting rod back and forth
crossheading, head, header, heading
Browse
crosscut saw
Crosse
crossed
crossed eye
crossed friar
Crossed lens
Crossed riveting
Crossette
crossfire
Crossfish
Crossflow
Crossgrained
crosshairs
Crosshatch
crosshatched
Crosshatching
-- Crosshead --
crossheading
Crossing
crossing guard
crossing over
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Crosslet
Crossly
Crossness
Crossopterygian
Crossopterygii
crossover
crossover voter
Crosspatch
Crosspiece
Crossroad
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