Nouns denoting man-made objects

menorah
(Judaism) a candelabrum with nine branches; used during the Hanukkah festival
 
upper cannon
cannon that provides plate armor for the upper arm
 
lift
one of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot
 
stumbling block
any obstacle or impediment
 
underpants
an undergarment that covers the body from the waist no further than to the thighs; usually worn next to the skin
 
push
an electrical switch operated by pressing
 
duffle coat
a warm coat made of duffel; usually has a hood and fastens with toggles
 
coal car
freight car with fixed sides and no roof; for transporting coal
 
screw wrench
adjustable wrench that has one jaw that can be adjusted by turning a screw
 
photograph album
an album for photographs
 
harrow
a cultivator that pulverizes or smooths the soil
 
party line
a telephone line serving two or more subscribers
 
bell gable
an extension of a gable that serves as a bell cote
 
campstool
a folding stool
 
gasoline tank
a tank for holding gasoline to supply a vehicle
 
net
a goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey)
 
skyhook
helicopter carrying a reel of steel cable that can be used to lift and transport heavy objects
 
ax handle
the handle of an ax
 
single bed
a bed for one occupant
 
lean-to
rough shelter whose roof has only one slope
 
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