planar linkage

planar linkage

[′plā·nər ′liŋ·kij]
(mechanical engineering)
A linkage that involves motion in only two dimensions.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Chu, The Structural and Dimensional Characteristics of Planar Linkages, Press of Beihang University of China, Beijing, China, 1992.