a cotter having a split end that is spread after being pushed through a hole to prevent it from working loose.
a split pin secured, after passing through holes in the parts to be attached, by spreading the ends
a tapered pin threaded at the smaller end and secured by a nut after insertion
noun, Machinery. 1. a slot cut into the end of a rod for the reception of another rod or part to be attached by a cotter.
[kot-ee-uh n] /ˈkɒt i ən/ plural noun 1. a mountain range in SW Europe, in France and Italy: a part of the Alps. Highest peak, Monte Viso, 12,602 feet (3841 meters). /ˈkɒtɪən/ plural noun 1. a mountain range in SW Europe, between NW Italy and SE France: part of the Alps. Highest peak: Monte Viso, […]
/ˈkɒtɪd/ noun 1. any fish of the scorpaenoid family Cottidae, typically possessing a large head, tapering body, and spiny fins, including the pogge, sea scorpion, bullhead, father lasher, and cottus
[kot-i-jer] /ˈkɒt ɪ dʒər/ noun 1. a person who lives in a . 2. Also, cotter, cottier [kot-ee-er] /ˈkɒt i ər/ (Show IPA). British. a rural worker; a laborer on a farm or in a small village. 3. a person having a private house at a vacation resort. /ˈkɒtɪə/ noun 1. another name for cotter2 […]