Definition of shafting in English:

shafting

noun

  • 1[mass noun] A system of connected shafts for transmitting motive power in a machine:

    ‘the engine drives 400 yards of shafting, powering the entire factory’
    • ‘I suppose it's just that carbon shafting dominates the target scene these dayze.’
    • ‘Lighter in weight than solid shafting, the tubular shaft components are designed to cool quickly, extending the life of slide bushings operating at high load and speed.’
  • 2vulgar slang An act of sexual intercourse.

Pronunciation

shafting

/ˈʃɑːftɪŋ/