clinching


clinching
klɪntʃ n. grip, clasp, hold; embrace v. secure; settle, make final, arrange; hold an opponent (Boxing)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Clinching — may refer to: Clinching (sheet metal), a method of fastening sheet metal together Clinching position, a grappling position. Clinching (Woodwork), To bend and hammer the protruding point of a nail so it cannot be removed. This disambiguation page… …   Wikipedia

  • Clinching — Clinch Clinch (kl[i^]nch; 224), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Clinched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Clinching}.] [OE. clenchen, prop. causative of clink to cause to clink, to strike; cf. D. klinken to tinkle, rivet. See {Clink}.] 1. To hold firmly; to hold fast by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clinching — adjective That settles something (such as an argument) definitely and conclusively …   Wiktionary

  • Clinching (sheet metal) — Clinching redirects here. For the grappling term, see Clinch fighting. Clinching is a mechanical fastening method to join sheet metal without additional components using special tools to plastically form a mechanical interlock between the sheet… …   Wikipedia

  • Clinching (metalworking) — Clinching is a mechanical fastening method to join sheet metal without additional components using special tools to plastically form a mechanical interlock between the sheet metals. The tools consist typically of a punch and a die. There are two… …   Wikipedia

  • clinching iron — noun : a tool for clinching nails …   Useful english dictionary

  • clinching net — a bag net used for fishing. The net is attached to a semicircular hoop, having a transverse piece, to the centre of which a pole is fixed. The net is put gently into the stream, and drawn towards the bank when the river is in flood, and the fish… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Grappling hold — Headlock redirects here. For the Imogen Heap single, see Headlock (song). Grappling hold Two wrestlers clinching. A grappling hold (commonly referred to simply as a hold; in Japanese referred t …   Wikipedia

  • Andy Pettitte — New York Yankees Nr. 46 …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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