barrel bolt
  n.
   a surface mounted slide bolt which has a cylindrical shape

Locksmith dictionary . 2014.

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  • barrel — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. keg, tun, cask, vat; cylinder, tube. See receptacle, rotundity. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. cask, keg, hogshead, stoup, vat, tub, puncheon, firkin, butt, carboy, cylinder, tun, receptacle, pipe, container …   English dictionary for students

  • bolt — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. lock, latch, bar; thunderbolt, stroke, flash. See closure, light. v. dash, run [away]; winnow, sift; gobble, gulp. See escape, gluttony, velocity, food. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A rod used for… …   English dictionary for students

  • Sex bolt — A sex bolt, also known as a barrel nut,[1] barrel bolt, Chicago screw or post and screw,[2] is a type of fastener (nut) which has a barrel shaped flange and protruding boss that is internally threaded. The boss sits within the components being… …   Wikipedia

  • box bolt — noun : a barrel bolt square or rectangular in cross section * * * a rod shaped bolt of rectangular section for fastening a door or the like, attached to the inside of the door at the edge and sliding into a socket on the frame. [1955 60] …   Useful english dictionary

  • tower bolt — noun : an especially heavy sliding door bolt * * * /tow euhr/. See barrel bolt. [1920 25] …   Useful english dictionary

  • tower bolt — /tow euhr/. See barrel bolt. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

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