acorn nut


Definition of acorn nut


  1. :  a nut with a dome-shaped head that is used to cover the threaded end of a bolt … few things are more beautiful to car buffs than the sight of two long polished cam covers held down by acorn nuts. — Bill Vance, Toronto Star, 2 Jan. 1988

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a brief usually trivial fact

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