TRUNNION MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Trunnion Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A cylindrical projection on each side of a piece, whether gun, mortar, or howitzer, serving to support it on the cheeks of the carriage. See Illust. of Cannon.
  2. (n.) A gudgeon on each side of an oscillating steam cylinder, to support it. It is usually tubular, to convey steam.


• Trunnioned Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Provided with trunnions; as, the trunnioned cylinder of an oscillating steam engine.


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