thrust bearing


thrust bearing
noun
a bearing designed to take thrusts parallel to the axis of revolution
Hypernyms: ↑bearing

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noun or thrust block
: a bearing to resist end thrust; specifically : one provided with collars or horseshoe-shaped pieces or rollers which bear against corresponding collars on the shaft journal

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Mach.
a bearing designed to absorb thrusts parallel to the axis of revolution.
[1860-65]

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thrust bearing noun (engineering)
A shaft bearing designed to take an axial load
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