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Synonyms for rivet

to compel, as the attention, interest, or imagination, of

Synonyms for rivet

ornament consisting of a circular rounded protuberance (as on a vault or shield or belt)

heavy pin having a head at one end and the other end being hammered flat after being passed through holes in the pieces that are fastened together

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fasten with a rivet or rivets

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The additional data, Foecke says, confirm the rivet theory, first published in a NIST report issued in February.
As the rivet is hit or squeezed it swells in the hole--in essence becoming a part of the pieces that are being joined together.
Price is between $5 and $15, including the rivet that holds the new handle in place.
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