Headstock meaning

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A bearing or support for a revolving or moving part of a machine; specif., the part of a lathe supporting the spindle.
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A nonmoving part of a machine or power tool that supports a revolving part, such as the spindle of a lathe.
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The part of a stringed instrument adjoined to the end of the neck, where the strings are wound.
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A part of a machine (such as a lathe or drill) that supports a rotating part.
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A structure atop a coal mine, used to sink and lift miners and loads.
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A beam that supports a bell.
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A clamp that restrains a cow by the neck.
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The part of a guitar that holds the tensioning screws of the strings.
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