cremorne bolt

[ kri-mawrn ]
/ krɪˈmɔrn /


(on a French window or the like) a pair of rods, moved by a knob mechanism, sliding into sockets in the head and sill of the opening to provide a secure fastening.

Words nearby cremorne bolt

Also cre·mone bolt [kri-mohn] /krɪˈmoʊn/.

Origin of cremorne bolt

< French crémone, probably after Cremona Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019