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Definition of the noun nailhead

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noun - plural: nailheads

  1. something resembling the head of a nail that is used as an ornamental device
  2. flattened boss on the end of nail opposite to the point
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • more generic words: boss / knob = a circular rounded projection or protuberance
    • part of: nail = a thin pointed piece of metal that is hammered into materials as a fastener

Alternative definition of the noun nailhead

noun

  1. The head of a nail.

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Google previewHow to Build Max-Performance Buick Engines (2008)

by Jefferson Bryant

For older restos and custom rods, the Nailhead is a unique option with a lot of history, ...

Google previewHow to Get More Fun Out of Smoking - A Guide and Handbook for Better Smoking (2013)

by Sidney P. Ram

One, like a large nailhead is a tamper, helpful in filling and lighting the pipe properly. Another is a pick that is often handy in removing clogs in stem and shank. The third is a spoon for cleaning out wet heels that hold the pipespoiling moisture ...

Google previewArchitect's Illustrated Pocket Dictionary (2012)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

nailhead 1 the flat or bulging shaped end of a nail, by which it is driven. 2 an ornamental motif ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Architecture and Archaeology of the Middle Ages: including ... biographical notices of ancient architects ... Illustrated by numerous engravings by J. Le Keux (1838)

our ancestors are described under the heads of BILLET-MoULDING, CABLEMoULDING, CHEve Ro N, DANCEtte, Dogtooth, HATCHED-MoULDING, HooD-MoULD, LABEL, Loz EN GE, NAILHEAD, NEBULE, TRow EL-Po INT, and Zigz AG.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Architecture and Archaeology of the Middle Ages (1838)

by John Britton, John Le Keux

The Nailhead moulding, common in buildings of Norman architecture, is so called from being formed by a series of projections resembling the heads of nails, or square knobs. (See Spyking.) Naos, vaoi, Gr., a temple ; is a word sometimes ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Wood (2011)

by U.S. Department of Agriculture

Nailhead pull through 667 N (150 lb) (min avg/panel) ...

Google previewRSMeans Illustrated Construction Dictionary (2012)

by RSMeans

A decorative nailhead or screwhead. rose window (wheel window)Circular window with aradial pattern resembling a wheel with spokes and a hub. rosin paper A paper coated with resin. Rosin paperislaid between lead sheetsand sheathingto ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

half-dead, half- read, hardhead, highbred, hogshead, homebred, homestead, hophead, hotbed, hothead, ill-bred, inbred, instead, jarhead, jughead, loaf bread, lunkhead, masthead, meathead, misled, moped, nailhead, Op-Ed, outspread, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Scrapbooking Tools & Techniques (2009)

by Susan Pickering Rothamel

Nailhead Generally found with a decorative top, there are usually ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2006)

Nailhead striations, a variation of type 1 striae, likely result from complete retardation of the clast, with further indentation occurring until the plowing asperity is broken off or the clast rotates completely out of the striation. If, instead of asperity ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2012)

by William B. White, David C. Culver

The dominant crystal morphology is a combination of a scalenohedron and a prism with the crystal tip blunted by obtuse rhombohedron ( nailhead spar).

Google previewTalal Abu-Ghazaleh Dictionary of Patent Terms = معجم طلال أبو غزالة لبراءة الإختراع (2012)

by Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization

nail nail nail fold nail joints nail plates nail polish nail pull resistence nailhead naive cell : naive cell maked antibody maked antibody naked mouse n-alkylated derivative n-alkylated pyrrolidone naming error nanboddy 1n a110 nano scale ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Costume and Fashion (2013)

Historic and Modern by Mary Brooks Picken

nailhead. Small metal trimming piece of varying shape, with prongs on the bottom which are bent by machine to fasten them to fabric or leather. nail polish. A lacquer used to add color or finish to finger-nails. nainsook (nane sook ...

Google previewRudimentary Dictionary of Terms Used in Architecture Civil, Architecture Naval, Building and Construction ... (1849)

by John Weale

The most common mouldings are the billet, the nailhead, the chevron, the zigzag or embattled frette, hatchet, nebule, star, rope, ...

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Scrabble value of N1A1I1L1H4E1A1D2

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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