gimmal


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gimmal \Gim"mal\, n. [Prob. the same word as gemel. See Gemel,
   and cf. Gimbal.]
   1. Joined work whose parts move within each other; a pair or
      series of interlocked rings.
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   2. A quaint piece of machinery; a gimmer. [Obs.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gimmal \Gim"mal\, a.
   Made or consisting of interlocked rings or links; as, gimmal
   mail.
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         In their pale dull mouths the gimmal bit
         Lies foul with chewed grass.             --Shak.
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   Gimmal joint. See Gimbal joint, under Gimbal. Gimmer
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