Drawrod

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Drawrod (Railroad) A rod which unites the drawgear at opposite ends of the car, and bears the pull required to draw the train.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n drawrod A rod by which two draw-bars, or the drawing-gears at the opposite ends of a railroad-car, are joined.
    • n drawrod A straight rod with a thread and nut at one end and an eye and thread and nut at the other, used to secure the draw-bar of a sleigh.
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