Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The bolt of the capsquare over the trunnion of a cannon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The bolt of the cap-square over the trunnion of a cannon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A fool; a butt: a term of contempt.
  • n. The bolt which is used in connection with a dog, for holding a bonnet or a manhole or hand-hole cover in place.

Etymologies

dog +‎ bolt (Wiktionary)

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