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rag bolt

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noun
  1. barb bolt.

Origin of rag bolt

First recorded in 1620–30
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Historical Examples

  • Rag-bolt, the end of an iron bolt when required to be let into stone is roughed or ragged.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 7

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