BREAST-WHEEL

\bɹˈɛstwˈiːl], \bɹˈɛstwˈiːl], \b_ɹ_ˈɛ_s_t_w_ˈiː_l]\
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  • See Water-wheel.
1895 - Glossary of terms and phrases
By Henry Percy Smith
 
1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language

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