Escapement - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈskeɪpmənt|  American pronunciation of the word escapement
Brit.  |ɪˈskeɪpm(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word escapement

noun

- mechanical device that regulates movement

Examples

He allowed her to go her own way, as the best escapement of a frenzy.

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