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Overview of noun pinion

The noun pinion has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. pinion

(a gear with a small number of teeth designed to mesh with a larger wheel or rack)

2. flight feather, pinion, quill, quill feather

(any of the larger wing or tail feathers of a bird)

3. pennon, pinion

(wing of a bird)

Overview of verb pinion

The verb pinion has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. pinion, shackle

(bind the arms of)

2. pinion

(cut the wings off (of birds)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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