a washer placed under a nut on a bolt or screw, so made as to prevent the nut from shaking loose.
- Lockwood home
/ˈlɒkˌwʊd/ noun 1. trademark (NZ) a house built of timber planks that lock together without the use of nails
[lok-yer] /ˈlɒk yər/ noun 1. Sir Joseph Norman, 1836–1920, English astronomer and author. /ˈlɒkjə/ noun 1. Sir Joseph Norman. 1836–1920, English astronomer: a pioneer in solar spectroscopy, he was the first to observe helium in the sun’s atmosphere (1868)
low osmolar contrast medium
[loh-koh] /ˈloʊ koʊ/ noun, plural locos. 1. . 2. Slang. an insane person; maniac. 3. Veterinary Pathology. . verb (used with object), locoed, locoing. 4. to poison with . 5. Slang. to cause to be insane or crazy. adjective 6. Slang. out of one’s mind; insane; crazy. [in loh-koh] /ɪn ˈloʊ koʊ/ adverb, Latin. 1. […]