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  1. cotter pinnoun

    a cotter consisting of a split pin that is secured (after passing through a hole) by splitting the ends apart


  1. cotter pinnoun

    A split pin, the ends of which project through an object being fastened and are bent back to hold it in place


  1. cotter pin

    A cotter pin is a type of fastener that is typically made of metal and is used to secure two parts of a mechanism together. It is usually in the form of a split pin that is bent at the end to hold it in place. They are commonly used in machinery, automotive applications, and in various types of assembly mechanisms.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cotter pin in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cotter pin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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