from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An animation technique wherein physical objects are slightly altered and photographed one picture at a time to give an illusion of movement when displayed in sequence.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In mech., a device for automatically arresting the motion of an engine or a machine, when from any cause it is necessary to stop suddenly to prevent injury to the machine or material.
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