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camlock Syllabification: cam·lock
Pronunciation: /ˈkamläk/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of camlock in English:


A fastening mechanism that incorporates a cam or tab that is turned to engage a catch or slot.
Example sentences
  • See below to purchase individual camlocks or a kit of camlocks for your backyard garden hose.
  • It has one of the largest ranges of valves, camlocks and actuators in the southern hemisphere.
  • Move the cap to the new carboy and tighten the camlock again.
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