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eyebolt

[ahy-bohlt] /ˈaɪˌboʊlt/
noun
1.
a bolt having a ring-shaped head.
Origin
1760-1770
1760-70; eye + bolt1
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Examples for eyebolt
  • These reference diagrams illustrate how to find the eyebolt locations based up the center of the sphere.
  • There shall be two eyebolt anchor points for each can.
  • The power cable had been run through an eyebolt on the pump motor and connected to the pump motor leads.
British Dictionary definitions for eyebolt

eyebolt

/ˈaɪˌbəʊlt/
noun
1.
a threaded bolt, the head of which is formed into a ring or eye for lifting, pulling, or securing
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