Synonyms of 'spindle'
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An axle is a rod connecting a pair of wheels on a car or other vehicle.
The engine, gearbox and black axle needed to be replaced.
Thesaurus for spindle from the Collins English Thesaurus
A spindle is a rod in a machine, around which another part of the machine turns.