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  1. locknut, safety nutnoun

    supplementary nut that is screwed down on a primary nut to prevent it from loosening


  1. safety nut

    A safety nut is a type of mechanical fastening device designed with special features to increase its safety or reduce the chance of detachment or loosening. This can include locknuts, also known as prevailing torque nuts, that resist loosening under vibrations and torque, or nuts with a nylon insert or deformed threads that increase grip on the bolt or screw. The safety nut is commonly used in machinery and automotive applications, among others, where secure attachments are crucial for safe operation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of safety nut in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of safety nut in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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