CAM MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Cam Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A projecting part of a wheel or other moving piece so shaped as to give alternate or variable motion to another piece against which it acts.
  2. (n.) A ridge or mound of earth.
  3. (n.) A turning or sliding piece which, by the shape of its periphery or face, or a groove in its surface, imparts variable or intermittent motion to, or receives such motion from, a rod, lever, or block brought into sliding or rolling contact with it.
  4. (a.) Crooked.
  5. (n.) A curved wedge, movable about an axis, used for forcing or clamping two pieces together.


• Camber Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To cut bend to an upward curve; to construct, as a deck, with an upward curve.
  2. (n.) An upward convexity of a deck or other surface; as, she has a high camber (said of a vessel having an unusual convexity of deck).
  3. (n.) An upward concavity in the under side of a beam, girder, or lintel; also, a slight upward concavity in a straight arch. See Hogback.
  4. (v. i.) To curve upward.


Synonyms:
Bank, Cant,

• Camelot Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) See Camelet.


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