Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling or characteristic of a pin.

Etymologies

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pin +‎ -like

Examples

  • We installed the little pinlike things, and they didn't seem to make any difference.

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  • You set your various internal computer organs on the little pinlike things, then screw them in.

    ana-ng Diary Entry

  • Apparently, there are supposed to be numerous little pinlike things along the inside wall of the computer case.

    ana-ng Diary Entry

  • Rijid's friend saw no little pinlike things, so he decided he maybe didn't need them.

    ana-ng Diary Entry

  • Little pinlike things help maintain proper spacing between all the different bits.

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  • He pointed to a rough shelf where stood a broken pot, something that looked like an old brooch, a long pinlike thing, and part of a stone head.

    Five On A Secret Trail

  • Such pinlike pink merry eyes as made me think of Kris Kringle himself.

    The Enormous Room

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