drawhead

a) The flanged outer end of a drawbar.
b) A name applied to the drawgear.

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  • Drawhead — Draw head , n. (Railroad) The flanged outer end of a drawbar; also, a name applied to the drawgear. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • drawhead — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : the socket or base on the ends of locomotives and cars to which the drawbar or other coupling device is secured …   Useful english dictionary

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