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English definition of “bolt”

bolt

noun [C]     /bəʊlt/
PRODUCTION a long roll of cloth produced in a factory : The stall sold bolts of cloth and cheap clothes .
a small metal object without a point that is used with a nut (= round metal part ) to fasten things together: The furniture fits together with nuts and bolts.
(Definition of bolt noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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