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The meaning of Pulley

ˈpʊli

Pulley – definition

noun

A wheel with a grooved rim around which a cord passes, which acts to change the direction of a force applied to the cord and is used to raise heavy weights.

Usage examples:

Prior to world war ii, the sash (the parts that move) was counterweighted by a temperamental arrang…
verb

Hoist with a pulley.

Usage examples:

The tree house was built on the ground and pulleyed into the branches

Pulley translation into English

Pulley: translate from English into Chinese

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滑轮, 滑车

Pulley: translate from English into Dutch

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Katrol, Riemschijf, Schijf, Blok, Katrolblok, Hijsblok, Ophijsen met een katrol

Pulley: translate from English into French

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Poulie, Séchoir à ligne suspendu

Pulley: translate from English into German

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Rolle, Flaschenzug, Streckapparat

Pulley: translate from English into Hindi

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चरखी, घिरनी, पुली, गरारी

Pulley: translate from English into Italian

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Puleggia, Carrucola

Pulley: translate from English into Korean

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고패, ...에게 도르래를 달다

Pulley: translate from English into Russian

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Шкив, Ролик, Блок, Ворот

Pulley: translate from English into Spanish

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Polea, Carrillo, Motón

Word origin

Middle English: from Old French polie, probably from a medieval Greek diminutive of polos ‘pivot, axis’.

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