Elevating mechanism | Article about elevating mechanism by The Free Dictionary
elevating mechanism[′el·ə‚vād·iŋ ′mek·ə‚niz·əm]
Mechanism on a gun carriage or launcher by which the weapon is elevated or depressed.
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