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Synonyms for knob

Synonyms for knob

a part that protrudes or extends outward

an unevenness or elevation on a surface

Synonyms for knob

a circular rounded projection or protuberance


any thickened enlargement

an ornament in the shape of a ball on the hilt of a sword or dagger

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Mechanical interference between two concentric knobs is one of the most common culprits, especially when the knobs are secured in place with set screws.
GreenLeaf won the bid, rebuilt a worn-out mold that had been mothballed after knob production moved to China, and began production in 2006, even with no screen-print artwork files on which to rely.
Atlas specialises in decorative hardware products, such as cabinet knobs and pulls, bath accessories and house numbers.
The location of knobs and pulls isn't written in stone, but there are some "standard practices.
They try forcing the knob without pushing it in and it snaps.
With the scope rotation and resultant changes, there is always a possibility of running out of scope adjustment with the knobs but there were no problems with this particular scope application.
Using a technique called surface plasmon resonance, the research team explored the role of structural and electrostatic properties in regulating the binding of knobs to holes.
Tests were started at 20ft/lbs of torque with retention knobs lubricated with light oil.
The collection features a new range of furniture handles and knobs designed by world renowned designers, and handles and knobs inspired by French architecture.
Clamp knobs are stainless steel with thrust bearings.
A LIGHTBRIDGE KNOBS The Astronomy-Shoppe now offers the Meade Rescue Kit ($45.
Called quill knobs, the bumps reveal where bone-connecting tissue (called ligaments) attaches major flight feathers to the bone.
However, the presence of quill knobs on a bone is a sure sign that feathers were attached there, he adds.
With cooking gaining more interest among men, the company's new PRO line features stainless steel construction and heavy-duty knobs that appeal to both masculine and feminine kitchen aesthetics.