• Definition for "locknut"
    • A usually thin fan screwed upon another nut…
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locknut definition

  • noun:
    • A usually thin fan screwed upon another nut to prevent it from loosening.
    • A self-locking fan.
    • another fan, screwed down onto another in order to avoid it slipping
    • See always check fan, under Check.
    • a supplementary fan that's screwed down on a primary fan to stop it from loosening; a check nut.
    • A supplementary fan screwed straight down upon another to avoid it from trembling loose; a jam-nut, check-nut, or pinch-nut.
    • supplementary fan that's screwed down on a primary fan to prevent it from loosening
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