Sprag

Definition of Sprag

Pronunciation: sprăgd
n.1.(Zool.) A young salmon.
1.A billet of wood; a piece of timber used as a prop.
v. t.1.To check the motion of, as a carriage on a steep grade, by putting a sprag between the spokes of the wheel.
[imp. & p. p. Spragged (sprăgd); p. pr. & vb. n. Spragging (-gĭng).]
2.To prop or sustain with a sprag.
a.1.See Sprack, a.

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