Meaning of SPROCKET in English


[] n [origin unknown] (1750) 1: a toothed wheel whose teeth engage the links of a chain

2: a cylinder with teeth around the circumference at either end that project through perforations in something (as motion-picture film) to move it through a mechanism (as a projector)

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