axle

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈæksəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈæksəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(aksəl)


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axle

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. broke an axle when hitting the [bump, pothole]
  2. broke an axle going over the [bump]
  3. the [front, rear] axle (of)
  4. the [car's, bike's, train's, wagon's] axle
  5. [independent, oscillating, pivoting] axles
  6. get your axle [repaired, fixed, replaced]
  7. need to [repair] my axle
  8. [revolve, spin] on the axle
  9. [placed, positioned, fixed] on the [rear] axle
  10. The [truck, semi] has [five] axles.
  11. the [drive, free] axle
  12. The axle can [support, hold] [twenty tons].
  13. a [two] -axle vehicle
n as adj
  1. the axle [set, weight, load]
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