\jˌuːnɪvˈɜːsə͡l d͡ʒˈɔ͡ɪnt], \jˌuːnɪvˈɜːsəl dʒˈɔɪnt], \j_ˌuː_n_ɪ_v_ˈɜː_s_əl dʒ_ˈɔɪ_n_t]\
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
(Mech.) A joint enabling the rotation of one axle to communicate rotation to a second axle whose direction intersects that of the former at any given angle ; the ends of the axles open out into forks, one of which is fastened by loose rivets to the ends of one arm of a cross, the other in like manner to the ends of the other arm of the cross.
By Henry Percy Smith
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