machine bolt
machine bolt machine bolt n. A threaded hexagonal or square-headed bolt with a nut; it is tightened with a wrench and used to connect metal parts. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • machine bolt — n. a large bolt with a square or hexagonal head, and threads on the lower part for use with a nut: see BOLT1 …   English World dictionary

  • machine bolt — noun a bolt with a square or hexagonal head on one end and a threaded shaft on the other end; tightened with a wrench; used to connect metal parts • Hypernyms: ↑bolt * * * noun : a metal rod with a usually square or hexagonal wrench head at one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • machine bolt — a threaded fastener, used with a nut for connecting metal parts, having a thread diameter of about 1/4 in. (6.4 mm) or more and a square or hexagonal head for tightening by a wrench. Cf. cap screw, machine screw, stove bolt. See illus. under… …   Universalium

  • machine screw — a threaded fastener, either used with a nut or driven into a tapped hole, usually having a diameter of about 1/4 in. (6.4 mm) or less and a slotted head for tightening by a screwdriver. Cf. cap screw, machine bolt. * * * …   Universalium

  • bolt-on — boltˈ on adjective Additional, supplementary noun An additional part which can be attached to a computer or other machine • • • Main Entry: ↑bolt * * * bolt on UK US adjective only before noun business british able to be added to something easily …   Useful english dictionary

  • bolt-on — ˈbolt on adjective [only before a noun] a bolt on part can be added on easily to a machine, system, or service, without making any big changes: • In manufacturing, bolt on software may be used to supplement the core system. bolt on noun… …   Financial and business terms

  • bolt-on — adj especially BrE bolt on part/component/extra something that is connected to the outside of a machine after it has been made, and is then part of the machine …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Machine embroidery — is a term that can be used to describe two different actions. The first is using a sewing machine to manually create (either freehand or with built in stitches) a design on a piece of fabric or other similar item. The second is to use a specially …   Wikipedia

  • Machine — Ma*chine (m[.a]*sh[=e]n ), n. [F., fr. L. machina machine, engine, device, trick, Gr. ?, from ? means, expedient. Cf. {Mechanic}.] 1. In general, any combination of bodies so connected that their relative motions are constrained, and by means of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Machine gun — Machine Ma*chine (m[.a]*sh[=e]n ), n. [F., fr. L. machina machine, engine, device, trick, Gr. ?, from ? means, expedient. Cf. {Mechanic}.] 1. In general, any combination of bodies so connected that their relative motions are constrained, and by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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