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American English: /nərl/
British English: /nəːl/

Translation of knurl in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • When I grabbed the gleaming chrome door handle, I felt machined bumps, or knurls, that provide extra grip.
    • These knurls are slightly harder and in most applications deliver a substantial increase in tool life.
    • The slots for the knurls are not critical and can easily be cut using a hacksaw and a file.

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