Meaning of GIMBAL in English

GIMBAL

[gim.bal] n [alter. of obs. gemel (double ring)] (1780): a device that permits a body to incline freely in any direction or suspends it so that it will remain level when its support is tipped--usu. used in pl.--called also gimbal ring

[2]gimbal vt -balled or -baled ; -bal.ling or -bal.ing (1875): to provide with or support on gimbals

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