nut and bolt

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Noun1.nut and bolt - a fastener made by screwing a nut onto a threaded bolt
bolt - a screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener
fastening, holdfast, fastener, fixing - restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
nut - a small (usually square or hexagonal) metal block with internal screw thread to be fitted onto a bolt
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Eventually, the nut and bolt come completely loose, causing a lot of wear-and-tear on the vehicle's suspension system.
A takeaway has received the all-clear to continue serving after a mum complained her daughter could have choked on a nut and bolt found in her food.
The Erector Set connectivity framework, by contrast, employs a special-purpose intermediate sub-system used solely to attach one part to another--a nut and bolt pair and a 90[degrees] elbow.
APPLY a penetrating oil to the nut and bolt, and don't be stingy.