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Escapement (Science: zoology) That portion of an anadromous fish population that escapes the commercial and recreational... Read More


Duplex duplex escapement, a peculiar kind of watch escapement, in which the scape-wheel has two sets of teeth. duplex lathe,... Read More


Lever 1. (Science: mechanics) a rigid piece which is capable of turning about one point, or axis (the fulcrum), and in which... Read More


recoil 1. A starting or falling back; a rebound; a shrinking; as, the recoil of nature, or of the blood. 2. The state or... Read More


Escape 1. To flee, and become secure from danger; often followed by from or out of. Haste, for thy life escape, nor look... Read More