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ball cock a device used to regulate the supply of water in a tank or toilet, consisting of a lever connected to a floating ball that shuts a valve when raised and opens it when lowered.
cant hook a blunt-tipped wooden lever with a movable metal hook near the lower end, used in handling logs; peavey.
capstan bar a pole inserted in and used as a lever to turn a capstan.
clutch1 the lever, pedal, or the like that activates such a device. [1/9 definitions]
crank a mechanical device for applying rotary motion, consisting of a lever arm or disk attached at right angles to the end of a rotating shaft and turned by hand or connecting rod. [1/6 definitions]
crowbar a heavy steel bar or rod, often with a flattened and bent end, that is designed to be used as a lever.
fulcrum the point of support on which a lever turns. [1/2 definitions]
gear lever (chiefly British) a lever used to change the arrangement of gears, esp. in an automobile transmission; gearshift.
gearshift a lever used to change the arrangement of gears, esp. in an automobile transmission.
gear stick (chiefly British) a lever used to change the arrangement of gears, esp. in an automobile transmission; gearshift.
key1 a button or lever on a machine or musical instrument that, when pressed, performs a function. [1/8 definitions]
lever to move or act on with or as with a lever. [1/3 definitions]
leverage the type of action that a lever has. [2/5 definitions]
pawl a pivoting lever or tongue, or a sliding bolt, that is made to catch in the notches of a ratchet wheel to prevent backward motion or assist forward motion.
peavey a heavy wooden lever that has a metal hook at the end, used in handling logs.
pedal a lever operated by the foot to provide driving power or to control or adjust the action of a machine. [2/7 definitions]
pendulum a weight suspended on a long cord, wire, or lever so as to swing back and forth under the influence of gravity.
prise to move or open with, or as if with, a lever; pry. [2 definitions]
pry2 to move, lift, open, or otherwise force with something that acts as a lever. [2/4 definitions]
rocker arm a pivoted lever or arm attached to a moving or stationary shaft, used to transfer a rocking or pushing motion, as in an automotive engine.
simple machine any of various devices that function in a manner basic to any machine, such as a lever, pulley, wedge, screw, or inclined plane.