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The most correct method of drawing an ellipse is by means of an instrument termed a trammel, which is shown in Figure 83.Mechanical Drawing Self-Taught | Joshua Rose
trammel, tram′el, n. a net used in fowling and fishing: shackles for making a horse amble: anything that confines.
There was no cult of seamanship, no dead wall of prejudice to trammel modern naval developments.The Empire of the East | H. B. Montgomery
The coronation oath, they said, was never intended to trammel him in his legislative capacity.The History of England from the Accession of James II. | Thomas Babington Macaulay
That which is progress to-day, may it not one hundred years hence have become mere routine, and a downright trammel?Monsieur de Camors, Complete | Octave Feuillet
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