bolt head
  n.
   the part of a bolt that enters a strike

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  • Bolt Head — is a National Trust headland on the South Coast of Devon, England, situated west of the Kingsbridge Estuary.References [http://encyclopedia.farlex.com/Bolt+Head Hutchinson Encyclopedia] External links [http://www.rafharrowbeer.co.uk/bolt head.htm …   Wikipedia

  • bolt|head — «BOHLT HEHD», noun. 1. the head of a bolt. 2. (formerly) a round or oval matrass …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bolt-Head — (spr. Bohldhedd), die südlichste Spitze der englischen Grafschaft Devonshire, eine Meile südlich von Kingsbridge …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Bolt Head — Sp Bòlto kyšulỹs Ap Bolt Head L D. Britanijoje (Anglijoje) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • bolt head — noun Etymology: Middle English bolthed, from bolt (I) + hed head 1. : the head of a bolt 2. : matrass 3. : the end of a rifle bolt tha …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Bolt Tail — is a headland in Devon, England. It is located immediately to the south west of Hope Cove in the South Hams district, at grid reference gbmappingsmall|SX670397.Bolt Tail is the site of an Iron Age promontory fort, although little evidence now… …   Wikipedia

  • Bolt action — The term bolt action refers to a type of firearm action in which the weapon s bolt is operated manually by the opening and closing of the breech with a small handle, most commonly placed on the right hand side of the weapon. As the handle is… …   Wikipedia

  • Bolt (climbing) — In climbing, a bolt is a permanent anchor fixed into a hole drilled in the rock, usually consisting of a glued in or expansion bolt.There are two main types of bolt placements: bolt hangers and bolt runners.Bolt hangers consist of a bolt that… …   Wikipedia

  • Bolt — Bolt, n. [AS. bolt; akin to Icel. bolti, Dan. bolt, D. bout, OHG. bolz, G. bolz, bolzen; of uncertain origin.] 1. A shaft or missile intended to be shot from a crossbow or catapult, esp. a short, stout, blunt headed arrow; a quarrel; an arrow, or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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