Definition of Roller bearing

1. Noun. Bearings containing small metal balls.

Exact synonyms: Ball Bearing, Needle Bearing
Generic synonyms: Bearing



Definition of Roller bearing

1. Noun. A bearing, in which the load is carried by round (e.g. cylindrical or spherical) elements. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Roller Bearing

rolled fillet
rolled fillets
rolled into one(p)
rolled oats
rolled one's own
rolled out(p)
rolled over
rolled up
roller
roller-coaster
roller-coasters
roller-disco
roller-skate
roller-skater
roller bandage
roller bearing (current term)
roller bit
roller blade
roller blind
roller boot
roller coaster
roller coasters
roller derbies
roller disco
roller discos
roller docker
roller dockers
roller football
roller hockey
roller rink

Literary usage of Roller bearing

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1. Belt Conveyors and Belt Elevators by Frederic Valerius Hetzel (1922)
"Advantages of Ball-bearing and Roller-bearing Idlers.—As compared with grease-lubricated idlers, idlers with ball or roller bearings have several advantages ..."

2. Vehicles of the Air: A Popular Exposition of Modern Aeronautics with Working by Victor Lougheed (1910)
"In the case of ball bearings under this deformation the point becomes a circle, while in the roller bearing the line becomes a rectangle and, with loads and ..."

3. Science Abstracts by Institution of Electrical Engineers (1910)
"The roller-bearing journal boxes used in the tests were manufactured by the Railway roller bearing Co., of Syracuse, NY This journal box, which is made of ..."

4. Dyke's Automobile and Gasoline Engine Encyclopedia by Andrew Lee Dyke (1920)
"7) would be necessary at end of the straight roller bearing, per flg. ... This type of roller bearing will take a radial and a thrust load without the use ..."

5. Vehicles of the Air: A Popular Exposition of Modern Aeronautics with Working by Victor Lougheed (1909)
"... in the roller bearing igle and, with loads and ... '1 i iB «" • as great wearing sur- ie roller bearing—not to ..."

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