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Spanner   /spˈænər/   Listen

A hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt.  Synonym: wrench.

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"Spanner" Quotes from Famous Books

... came from behind a bulkhead door at one end of the control room. I listened, and again the sound was repeated. With the lighter still flickering in my hands, I got to my feet. The bulkhead door was jammed, but I found a heavy telargeium spanner-wrench on the floor, and with a strength which frightened me—a strength which could have come only by some upset condition of gravitation—I soon crashed the door open. I had no sooner done it, however, than I forgot about the moan which ...
— The Winged Men of Orcon - A Complete Novelette • David R. Sparks

Words linked to "Spanner" :   tap wrench, brace wrench, alligator wrench, hook wrench, hand tool, bulldog wrench, Allen wrench, adjustable wrench, open-end wrench, tappet wrench, socket wrench, dog wrench, lug wrench, jaw, box wrench, carriage wrench, screw key, box end wrench, sparkplug wrench, torque wrench, pin wrench

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