Definition of kingbolt in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkiNGˌbōlt/


A kingpin in a mechanical structure.
Example sentences
  • The adjusting disks thereby invariably define a position of the kingbolt with respect to the supporting arms.
  • While Jake was hitting the kingbolts with a screwdriver, the garage owner came by and said to stop doing that, as it was hard on the screwdriver.
  • This caster uses Bestway's patented double ball kingboltless design to eliminate the need for rivets or kingbolts.

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Syllabification: king·bolt

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