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n. bolt

Definition of bolt in English

Part of the firearm that is located at the end of the barrel and includes the firing pin and casing extractor.

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n. bolt

Definition of bolt in English

Arrow, typically short, that is shot from a crossbow.

Synonyms of bolt in English

quarrel

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n. bolt

Definition of bolt in English

Flat-tipped fastener, typically made of metal, which has a wide head and a shaft that is externally threaded with a helical ridge and is used in conjunction with a threaded nut to fasten together two or more components.

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adv. bolt action

Definition of bolt action in English

Equipped with a lever that is manually flipped to open the chamber and load ammunition.

Synonyms of bolt action in English

bolt-action

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adv. bolt-action

Definition of bolt-action in English

Equipped with a lever that is manually flipped to open the chamber and load ammunition.

Synonyms of bolt-action in English

bolt action

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n. bolt thrower

Definition of bolt thrower in English

Siege weapon with a firing mechanism that similar to that of a crossbow, which is mounted on a fixed structure and used to launch large projectiles, such as javelins.

Synonyms of bolt thrower in English

ballista