Cam

5 Definitions of Cam

The meaning of the word cam, the definition of Cam:

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.

n. - A curved wedge, movable about an axis, used for forcing or clamping two pieces together.

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.

n. - A ridge or mound of earth.

a. - Crooked.


The word "cam" uses 3 letters: A C M

Direct anagrams of cam:

mac

Words formed by adding one letter before or after cam, or to cam in any order:

e - acme came mace   h - cham mach   i - mica   k - mack   l - calm clam   o - camo coma   p - camp   r - cram marc   s - cams macs scam   y - cyma  

Shorter words found within cam:

am cm ma

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Other words with the same letter pairs: ca am

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