wringbolt

Wringbolt

Wring"bolt`\, n. (Shipbuilding) A bolt used by shipwrights, to bend and secure the planks against the timbers till they are fastened by bolts, spikes, or treenails; -- not to be confounded with ringbolt.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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