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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to detent:   (148 results)

Often used in the same context:
handwheel, pawl, tailstock, thumbwheel, actuator, piston rod, gearset, solenoid, nosepiece, rearwards, collet, kickdown, pintle, potentiometer, pushbutton, bushing, microswitch, workpiece, compensator, chamfer, flange, actuation, commutator, clutch pedal, tappet, cogging, gear lever, shifter, trunnion, airbrake, idler pulley, splines, stators, coupler, retarder, drawbar, millivolt, crosshead, coulters, clevis, windage, sheave, bimetal, gearshift, backrest, venturi, torsion bar, toggle switch, concentricity, aileron, epicyclic, stiction, handgrip, rotary actuator, pto, dorsiflexion, torque wrench, footrest, spacers, allen wrench, variable resistor, coiler, gripper, valving, stiffener, stabilizer bar, electromotive force, ferrule, torsional, pushrods, microphonic, servomotor, windings, baseplate, camshaft, piezo, gearstick, helical gear, countershaft, locknut, fader, countersunk, backplate, aligner, knob, backspacing, diffusor, dihedral, carabineer, rollbar, sprocket, phototransistor, subminiature, tacho, swage, volute, lamella, augmenter, rotor, gooseneck, tach, angulation, swivel, conveyor, separator, vane, cam, clockwise, drum, lever, plunger, rotation, sieve, switch, atom, beam, breaker, burner, cassette, catapult, clutch, crank, springloaded, loaded, valve, actuated, actuating, axle, coned, renew, adjustable, diameter, fulcrum, hair, idler, oscillating, pallet, pin, piston

Appears in the definition of:
ratchet wheel

Part of:
rachet, ratch, ratchet

More general:
catch, stop

Synonyms:
click, dog, pawl

Also try:
— Nouns for detent: spring, ball, balls, escapement, valve, torque, downshift, roller, mechanism, solenoid, news, more...

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