# peritrochium definition

• noun:
• The wheel which, alongside the axle, forms the axis in peritrochio.
• The wheel which, alongside the axle, types the axis in peritrochio, which see under axis.
• A wheel fixed upon an axle in order to switch along side it, constituting one of the mechanical abilities called the wheel and axle. See wheel.

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