shaft

  1. a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer
  2. an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
  3. a long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow)
  4. a column of light (as from a beacon)
  5. the main (mid) section of a long bone
  6. obscene terms for penis
  7. a long pointed rod used as......

    shaft

    a vertical passageway in a mine that allows for ventilation and movement between the surface and the different levels of the mine

    Shaft

    The middle part of a long bone

    Shaft

    Narrow column.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20018

    shaft

    The structural member which serves as the main support of a column or pier. The shaft is between the capital and the base.
    Found on http://www.pitt.edu/~medart/menuglossary/INDEX.HTM

    shaft

    [n] - a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer 2. [n] - a vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator) 3. [n] - upright consisting of the vertical part of a column 4. [n] - a vertical passage into a mine 5. [n] - a long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a sp...
    Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=shaft

    Shaft

    narrow column
    Found on http://www.castlexplorer.co.uk/glossary.php

    Shaft

    Vertical entrances into mines.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20495

    Shaft

    Large vertical duct used for housing services or lifts.
    Found on http://www.corusconstruction.com/en/design_guidance/the_blue_book/

    Shaft

    The trunk of a column between the base and capital.
    Found on http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/resources/glossary.html

    shaft

    noun a long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow)
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=shaft

    shaft

    noun a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=shaft

    shaft

    noun (architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=shaft

    shaft

    noun the hollow spine of a feather
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=shaft

    shaft

    [2 related articles]
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/s/73

    Shaft

    Shaft is slang for trick or cheat.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZSA.HTM

    Shaft

    Shaft is slang for trick or cheat.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZSA.HTM

    SHAFT

    A vertical cavity roughly equal in horizontal dimensions but much deeper than broad. Wider than a chimney.
    Found on http://www.cancaver.ca/docs/glossary.htm

    Shaft

    A primary vertical or non-vertical opening through mine strata used for ventilation or drainage and/or for hoisting of personnel or materials; connects the surface with underground workings.
    Found on http://www.coaleducation.org/glossary.htm

    shaft

    that part of a rotor which carries other rotating members and which is supported by bearings in which it can rotate
    Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=411-43-05

    Shaft

    A frame or two sticks with heddles which moves up and down to form sheds.
    Found on http://www.glimakrausa.com/glossary.html

    Shaft

    A vertical or inclined excavation for purpose of prospecting or working mines.
    Found on http://www.legendsofamerica.com/

    shaft

    Type: Term Pronunciation: shaft Synonyms: diaphysis
    Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=81371

    Shaft

    Golf club handle.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21264

    shaft

    The part of the club joined to the head
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21422
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