Definitions for kingboltˈkɪŋˌboʊlt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

king•boltˈkɪŋˌboʊlt(n.)

  1. a vertical bolt connecting the body of a vehicle with the fore axle, the body of a railroad car with a truck, etc.

    Category: Railroads

Origin of kingbolt:

1815–25

Princeton's WordNet

  1. kingbolt, kingpin, swivel pin(noun)

    bolt that provides a steering joint in a motor vehicle

Wiktionary

  1. kingbolt(Noun)

    The main bolt of a structure, especially the bolt in a motor vehicle that links the chassis to the axle, providing the steering pivot.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kingbolt(noun)

    a vertical iron bolt, by which the forward axle and wheels of a vehicle or the trucks of a railroad car are connected with the other parts

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