geared wheel

noun
a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion
Syn: ↑gear, ↑gear wheel, ↑cogwheel
Hypernyms: ↑wheel
Hyponyms:
Part Meronyms: ↑cog, ↑sprocket, ↑tooth

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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