Definitions for knurlnɜrl
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a small ridge or bead, esp. one of a series, as on the edge of a thumbscrew for a firm grip.
(v.t.)to make knurls or ridges on.
Origin of knurl:
1600–10; see knur , -le
A contorted knot in wood.
A crossgrained protuberance; a nodule; a boss or projection.
A lined or crossgrained pattern of ridges or indentations rolled or pressed into a part for grip.
To roll or press a pattern of ridges or indentations into a part for grip.
a contorted knot in wood; a crossgrained protuberance; a nodule; a boss or projection
one who, or that which, is crossgrained
to provide with ridges, to assist the grasp, as in the edge of a flat knob, or coin; to mill