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snap lock

Syllabification: snap lock

Definition of snap lock in English:

noun

A feature of a device or component that allows it to be fastened automatically when pushed into position: [as modifier]: the top is secured by snap-lock buckles
More example sentences
  • They hold 150 pounds of rolled oats, and the snap-lock lids guard against rodent contamination.
  • A snap lock device is disclosed for hingedly securing an extension to a downspout.
  • These 12" white snap-lock hangers are made of virtually unbreakable plastic and come with a stationary hook.

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