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split pin

noun [C] uk   us  
a thin metal rod divided into two parts that open out in order to fasten parts of a machine
Translations of “split pin”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於固定機器零部件的)開口銷,開尾銷…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于固定机器零部件的)开口销,开尾销…
(Definition of split pin from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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