pin

1. the male section of a tool joint. 2. on a bit, the bit shank. 3. one of the pegs that are fitted on each side into the link plates (side bars) of a chain link of roller chain and that serve as the stable members onto which bushings are press-fitted and around which rollers move.

pin

  1. when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
  2. small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc.
  3. a number you choose and use to gain access to various accounts
  4. informal terms of the leg
  5. axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns
  6. cylindrical tumblers consisting of two parts that are held in place by springs; when they a......

    Pin

    1) The skydiver who first gets to the base. Base/pin are the two people around which many formations are built. 2) The act of docking on the base. 3) The closing pin of the main or reserve container, which should both be checked prior to jumping
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    Pin

    A pin is a device used for fastening objects or material together. Pins often have two components: a long body and sharp tip made of steel, or occasionally copper or brass, and a larger head often made of plastic. The sharpened body penetrates the material, while the larger head provides a driving surface. It is formed by drawing out a thin wire, ...
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    pin

    A terminal on a component, particular an integrated circuit part. The term applies equally to surface mount and through-hole components. The name is derived from the physical shape of some leads on older through-hole components. Also see lead.
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    pin

    Term used interchangeably with brooch and is any ornament that can be pinned to a garment.
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    Pin

    (also 'flagstick, stick') the stick or pole that rests in the cup and holds the flag
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    pin

    (from the article `bowling`) The pins are 15 inches (38 centimetres) tall and arranged in a triangle formation with the point or No. 1 pin at the head of the formation facing the ...
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    pin

    (from the article `nuclear reactor`) ...of pellets of sintered uranium dioxide loaded into cladding tubes of zirconium alloy that measure about one centimetre in diameter and roughly ...
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    pin

    (pin) a slender, elongated piece of metal used for securing fixation of parts. Steinmann pin a metal rod for the internal fixation of fractures; see also nail extension.
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    pin

    [n] - informal terms of the leg 2. [n] - cylindrical tumblers consisting of two parts that are held in place by springs 3. [n] - flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green 4. [n] - a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer`s garment 5. [n] - a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal us...
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    Pin

    • (n.) An ornament, as a brooch or badge, fastened to the clothing by a pin; as, a Masonic pin. • (n.) Mood; humor. • (n.) That which resembles a pin in its form or use • (n.) Especially, a small, pointed and headed piece of brass or other wire (commonly tinned), largely used for fastening clothes, attaching papers, etc. • ...
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    pin

    tholepin noun a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
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    pin

    peg noun informal terms of the leg; `fever left him weak on his sticks`
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    Pin

    [amateur wrestling] A pin, or fall, is a victory condition in various forms of wrestling that is met by holding an opponent`s shoulders or scapulae (shoulder blades) on the wrestling mat for a prescribed period of time. This article deals with the pin as it is defined in amateur wrestling. In amateur wrestling, a pin ends the match regardle...
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    Pin

    [bridge] In bridge and similar trick-taking games, the term pin refers to the lead of a higher card from one hand to capture a singleton of lower rank in an opponent`s hand. ==Example== South wants five tricks from this suit. If the opponents` cards split 3-2 and they defend rationally, South must lose at least one trick – dropping a sing...
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    Pin

    [chess] In chess, a pin is a situation brought on by an attacking piece in which a defending piece cannot move without exposing a more valuable defending piece on its other side to capture by the attacking piece. `To pin` refers to the action of the attacking piece inducing the pin, and the defending piece so restricted is described as pinn...
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    Pin

    [computer program] Pin is a platform for creating analysis tools. A pin tool comprises instrumentation, analysis and callback routines. Instrumentation routines are called when code that has not yet been recompiled is about to be run, and enable the insertion of analysis routines. Analysis routines are called when the code they are associat...
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    Pin

    [professional wrestling] A pinfall or pin is a victory condition in various forms of professional wrestling that is met by holding an opponent`s shoulders on the wrestling mat for a prescribed period of time. In professional wrestling, a pinfall is a common method of winning a match and typically must be held for a count of three by the ref...
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    Pin

    Pin noun [ Middle English pinne , Anglo-Saxon pinn a pin, peg; confer Dutch pin , German pinne , Icelandic pinni , W. pin , Gael. & Ir. pinne ; all from Latin pinna a pinnacle, pin, feather, perhaps orig. a different word from pinna fea...
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    Pin

    Pin transitive verb (Metal Working) To peen.
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    Pin

    Pin transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Pinned ; present participle & verbal noun Pinning .] [ See Pin , noun ] To fasten with, or as with, a pin; to join; as, to pin a garment; to pin
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    Pin

    A component of a camera or printer mechanism which engages with a perforation hole to move and locate film for exposure.
    Found on http://www.filmland.com/glossary/Dictionary.html#A

    Pin

    a parameter of an Action
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    Pin

    A piece of metal usually used for better retention of a filling.
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