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rivet

noun [C]  us   /ˈrɪv·ɪt/
a metal pin used to fasten together flat pieces of metal or other thick materials such as leather

rivet

verb [T]  us   /ˈrɪv·ɪt/
If something rivets someone, it attracts and keeps someone's attention: Her performance riveted the audience.
Translations of “rivet”
in Vietnamese đinh tán…
in Spanish remache…
in Thai หมุดโลหะ…
in Malaysian rivet…
in French rivet…
in German die Niete…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鉚釘…
in Indonesian paku…
in Chinese (Simplified) 铆钉…
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