lug wrench

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lug wrench

n
(Tools) a spanner with a lug or lugs projecting from its jaws to engage the component to be rotated
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Noun1.lug wrench - a wrench with jaws that have projecting lugs to engage the object that is to be rotatedlug wrench - a wrench with jaws that have projecting lugs to engage the object that is to be rotated
lug - a projecting piece that is used to lift or support or turn something
spanner, wrench - a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
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