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There was a gunshot and the horse bolted.
She suddenly bolted toward the door.
The chairs were all bolted to the floor.
The hut was made from metal units that had been bolted together.
The benches had been securely bolted down.
This is the American English definition of bolt. View British English definition of bolt.
a particle that is smaller than an atom and has no electrical charge
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