Definitions and translations for "pulley"

Definition of pulley

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Noun
1. One of the simple machines; a wheel with a grooved rim in which a pulled rope or chain will lift an object (more useful when two or more pulleys are used together such that a small force moving through a greater distance can exert a larger force through a smaller distance).
Verb
2. To raise or lift by means of a pulley.
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English - English - pulley

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n. wheel with a grooved rim around which a rope or cord is wrapped (when one end of the rope is pulled downward, the wheel spins and raises the opposite end)

English - Spanish - pulley

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s. polea, garrucha; motón

English - French - pulley

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n. poulie

English - German - pulley

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n. Rolle (Tauchsport); Flaschenzug

English - Indonesian - pulley

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n. kerekan, kerek, belok, katrol

English - Italian - pulley

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s. (Mecc) carrucola; puleggia; puleggia motrice

English - Polish - pulley

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n. krążek linowy, kluba {techn.}, blok, rolka

English - Portuguese - pulley

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s. polia

English - Romanian - pulley

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n. roată de transmisiune, scripete, troliu, camion {tehn.}

English - Russian - pulley

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с. шкив, блок, ворот, ролик

English - Turkish - pulley

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i. makara, palanga, kasnak

English - Ukrainian - pulley

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n. шків, коловорот

English - Dutch - pulley

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zn. katrol, katrolblok, hijsblok, blok, riemschijf, schijf
ww. ophijsen met een katrol

English - Greek - pulley

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ουσ. τρόχιλος, τροχαλία

English - Arabic - pulley

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‏بكرة، حبل تنشيف الملابس‏

English - Chinese - pulley

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(名) 滑车, 滑轮

English - Chinese - pulley

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(名) 滑車, 滑輪

English - Hindi - pulley

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n. घिरनी, चरखी

English - Japanese - pulley

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(名) 滑車

English - Korean - pulley

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명. 도르래

English - Vietnamese - pulley

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n. cái ròng rọc, cái róc rách
v. kéo bằng ròng rọc
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Synonyms for pulley
block and tackle: tackle, hoist, block