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cremorne bolt

[kri-mawrn] /krɪˈmɔrn/
noun
1.
(on a French window or the like) a pair of rods, moved by a knob mechanism, sliding into sockets in the head and sill of the opening to provide a secure fastening.
Also, cremone bolt
[kri-mohn] /krɪˈmoʊn/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
< French crémone, probably after Cremona
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