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Definition of Shaftment

Shaftment
Shaftman Shaft"man, Shaftment Shaft"ment, n. [AS. sceaftmund.] A measure of about six inches. [Obs.]

Meaning of Shaftment from wikipedia

- The shaftment is an obsolete unit of length defined since the 12th century as 6 inches, which nowadays is exactly 152.4 mm. A shaftment was traditionally...
- Shaft may refer to: Shaft (mechanical engineering), a rotating machine element used to transmit power Line shaft, a power transmission system Drive shaft...
- A drive shaft, driveshaft, driving shaft, tailshaft (Australian English), propeller shaft (prop shaft), or Cardan shaft (after Girolamo Cardano) is a...
- in its four sequels, Shaft's Big Score! (1972), Shaft in Africa (1973), Shaft (2000) and Shaft (2019), and the seven 1973–74 Shaft television films, with...
- Shafted is a British game show that aired on ITV from 5 to 26 November 2001 and is hosted by Robert Kilroy-Silk. The game begins with six players and...
- Balance shafts are used in piston engines to reduce vibration by cancelling out unbalanced dynamic forces. The counter balance shafts have eccentric weights...
- In subterranean civil engineering, ventilation shafts, also known as airshafts or vent shafts, are vertical p****ages used in mines and tunnels to move...
- Shaft mining or shaft sinking is excavating a vertical or near-vertical tunnel from the top down, where there is initially no access to the bottom. Shallow...
- Shafting may refer to: Roof_and_tunnel_hacking#Shafting Shaft (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles ****ociated with the title Shafting...
- A flexible shaft is a device for transmitting rotary motion between two objects which are not fixed relative to one another. It consists of a rotating...