bolt

  1. a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
  2. a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech
  3. the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key
  4. the act of moving with great haste
  5. a roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length
  6. a screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener
  7. a sudden abandonment ......

    Bolt

    [character] Bolt is a fictional American White German Shepherd Dog, and the protagonist of the 2008 animated film Bolt. In the film, he is voiced by John Travolta. His journey and the personal evolution it provokes in him embodies the movie`s main themes regarding trust and loyalty. In the film, he has spent his entire life from early puppy...
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    Bolt

    [web browser] The BOLT Browser was a web browser for mobile phones including feature phones and smartphones that can run Java ME applications. The BOLT Browser is offered free of charge to consumers and by license to Mobile network operators and handset manufacturers. BOLT is produced by Bitstream Inc., the company which previously produced...
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    Bolt

    the tendency of cool-season plants to grow rapidly and produce seeds when exposed to warm temperatures.
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    Bolt

    Annual vegetables or flowers that grow quickly to flowering stage, at the expense of their best overall development, and go to seed (i.e. dill in hot weather).
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20077

    Bolt

    Lengths: 40 yards. 32 ells. Measurement of cloth.
    Found on http://www.hemyockcastle.co.uk/measure.htm

    bolt

    [n] - a roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length 2. [n] - a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech 3. [n] - the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key 4. [n] - a screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener 5. [n] - a sudden abando...
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    Bolt

    A cylindrical threaded fastener. See also: Nut, Screw, Thread.
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    Bolt

    A bolt is the term used for a threaded fastener, with a head, designed to be used in conjunction with a nut.
    Found on http://www.boltscience.com/pages/glossary.htm

    Bolt

    Bolt noun [ Anglo-Saxon bolt ; akin to Icelandic bolti , Danish bolt , Dutch bout , Old High German bolz , German bolz , bolzen ; of uncertain origin.] 1. A shaft or missile intended to be shot from a crossbow or catapult, esp. a short, stout,...
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    Bolt

    Bolt transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Bolted ; present participle & verbal noun Bolting .] 1. To shoot; to discharge or drive forth. 2. To utter precipitately; to blurt or throw out. « I hate when Vice...
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    Bolt

    Bolt (bōlt; 110) intransitive verb 1. To start forth like a bolt or arrow; to spring abruptly; to come or go suddenly; to dart; as, to bolt out of the room. « This Puck seems but a dreaming dolt, . . . And oft out of a bush doth bolt . Drayton. » 2...
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    Bolt

    Bolt adverb In the manner of a bolt; suddenly; straight; unbendingly. « [ He] came bolt up against the heavy dragoon. Thackeray. » Bolt upright . (a) Perfectly upright; perpendicular; straight up; unbendingly erect. Addison. (b) ...
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    Bolt

    Bolt noun [ From Bolt , intransitive verb ] 1. A sudden spring or start; a sudden spring aside; as, the horse made a bolt . 2. A sudden flight, as to escape creditors. « This gentleman was so hopelessly involved that he contemplated a b...
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    bolt

    noun a sudden abandonment (as from a political party)
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    bolt

    noun the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key
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    Bolt

    Used for listed equity securities. Block trading version of COLT.
    Found on http://www.duke.edu/~charvey/Classes/wpg/bfglosb.htm

    Bolt

    • (v. t.) To shoot; to discharge or drive forth. • (v. i.) To start forth like a bolt or arrow; to spring abruptly; to come or go suddenly; to dart; as, to bolt out of the room. • (v. i.) To refuse to support a nomination made by a party or a caucus with which one has been connected; to break away from a party. • (v. i.) A sudde...
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    bolt

    (from the article `military technology`) ...the crossbow had serious tactical deficiencies. First, ordinary crossbows for field operations (as opposed to heavy siege crossbows) were ... leading missile weapon of the Middle Ages, consisting of a short bow fixed transversely on a stock, originally of wood; it had a groove to guide the .....
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/b/88

    bolt

    mechanical fastener that is usually used with a nut for connecting two or more parts. A bolted joint can be readily disassembled and reassembled; for ... [2 related articles]
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    Bolt

    [fabric] A bolt is a unit of measurement used as an industry standard for a variety of materials from wood to canvas, typically materials stored in a roll. The length is usually either 40 or 100 yards, but varies depending on the fabric being referred to, for example, a bolt of canvas is traditionally 39 yards. The width of a bolt is usuall...
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    Bolt

    Bolt is slang for amyl nitrate (or any associated inhalant drug).
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    bolt

    a short arrow fired from a crossbow
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    Bolt

    A bolt was a British measurement for canvas equal to 35 yards.
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    Bolt

    In firearms, the bolt is the part of the weapon which generally slides backwards to open the breech and forwards to close the breech. Generally the bolt locks by turning and engaging locking lugs into recesses.
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