zerk
noun Etymology: Oscar U. Zerk died 1968 American (Austrian-born) inventor Date: 1926 a grease fitting

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  • zerk — [zʉrk] n. a small metal fitting through which grease can be inserted into a mechanical joint that requires periodic lubrication * * * …   Universalium

  • zerk — [zʉrk] n. a small metal fitting through which grease can be inserted into a mechanical joint that requires periodic lubrication …   English World dictionary

  • zerk — is., esk., Ar. zerḳ İç itim Atasözü, Deyim ve Birleşik Fiiller zerk etmek …   Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • zerk — [za> k] n. a stupid person; a jerk. □ Who’s the zerk in the plaid pants? D Don’t be a zerk! Do what you’re told …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • zerk — ˈzərk, ˈzə̄k, ˈzəik noun ( s) Etymology: short for zerk fitting, after Oscar U. Zerk died 1968 American (Austrian born) inventor : a grease fitting …   Useful english dictionary

  • zerk — noun a) A grease fitting, of a type originally developed by Austrian born American inventor Oscar U. Zerk. b) A jerk …   Wiktionary

  • zerk — (A.) [ قرز ] deri altına verme, şırınga etme …   Osmanli Türkçesİ sözlüğü

  • ZERK — Çirkin söz söylemek. * Kuşun terslemesi …   Yeni Lügat Türkçe Sözlük

  • zerk etmek — iç itmek …   Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • ZERK-FÜRUŞ — f. Hileci, hilekâr. İkiyüzlü, müra …   Yeni Lügat Türkçe Sözlük

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