Definition of snap-on in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsnapˌän/
(also snap-in)


Denoting a cover or attachment that is attached or secured with a snap.
Example sentences
  • At each grommet location, follow the manufacturer's instructions to trim the fabric from the grommet hole and attach the snap-on cover.
  • Clipped to the dashboard, I noticed a tiny mobile phone with a jungle-themed snap-on cover.
  • It has a pocket clip on one end which is attached to the snap-on cap which covers the USB end of the unit.

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Syllabification: snap-on

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