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noun as in axis

noun as in axle

noun as in bower

noun as in gazebo

noun as in rack

noun as in spindle

noun as in trellis

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Arbor House wants to buy the next two Leonard novels for $3 million.

Arbor House, which is where he wanted to go anyway, buys the ten-year-old book for more than $300,000.

Arbor House is paying Leonard $3 million for Freaky Deaky, the one in the typewriter now, and the one after it.

The 21-year-old, who studied at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business in Ann Arbor, Michigan, had suffered an epileptic seizure.

In 2013, Erhardt studied at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

The outer end of the mainspring is attached to the rim of the barrel, and the inner end to the barrel arbor.

On the circumference of the barrel are gear teeth, and those teeth engage corresponding teeth on the arbor of the center.

These arbor teeth are in all cases called, not “wheels” but “pinions,” and in watch trains the wheels always drive the pinions.

When that wheel turns to the right, as it must, it will force back the arm of the pallet which swings on its arbor.

The studio had disappeared under the verdant arbor, while a wonderful spangled tree rose like a fairy dream, in one corner.


On this page you'll find 68 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to arbor, such as: axle, hinge, pivot, pole, shaft, and spindle.

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