Dolly

Definition of Dolly

Dol´ly
n.1.(Mining) A contrivance, turning on a vertical axis by a handle or winch, and giving a circular motion to the ore to be washed; a stirrer.
2.(Mach.) A tool with an indented head for shaping the head of a rivet.
3.In pile driving, a block interposed between the head of the pile and the ram of the driver.
4.A small truck with a single wide roller used for moving heavy beams, columns, etc., in bridge building.
5.A compact, narrow-gauge locomotive used for moving construction trains, switching, etc.
1.A child's mane for a doll.
Dolly shop
a shop where rags, old junk, etc., are bought and sold; usually, in fact, an unlicensed pawnbroker's shop, formerly distinguished by the sign of a black doll.

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