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Nuts, bolts, screws and nails

bolt

noun

a type of screw without a point that is used for fastening things together and that screws into a small metal ring called a nut

butterfly nut

noun

a wing nut

dowel

noun

a thick pin made of wood, metal, or plastic, used for holding two pieces of wood, metal, or plastic together

head

noun

the top part of a long thin object such as a nail, that is a different shape from or wider than the rest of it

nail

noun

a thin pointed piece of metal that you use to fix one thing to another by hitting it with a hammer

nut

noun

a small metal object with a hole in the middle that you screw a bolt through in order to fasten things together

pin

noun

a thin piece of metal or wood, used especially to hold things together

plug

noun

a small plastic tube that you put in a hole in a wall before you put a screw into it

rivet

noun

a metal pin used for joining pieces of metal together

screw

noun

a thin pointed piece of metal that is used for fastening one thing to another. It has a raised twisted part on it called a thread. You push and turn it with a screwdriver instead of hitting it with a hammer like a nail

tack

noun

a small pointed nail with a flat top

thread

noun

the raised line that curves around a screw or around the inside of the lid of a container

washer

noun

a small flat ring used for filling the space between two metal parts, for example between a surface and the top of a screw

wing nut

noun

a nut that has a flat piece on each side to make it easier to hold

pre-roll

a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video

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