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knuckle

1. a joint of a finger, esp that connecting a finger to the hand
2. the cylindrical portion of a hinge through which the pin passes
3. an angle joint between two members of a structure

Knuckle

The part of a hinge containing the holes through which the pin passes.

knuckle

[′nək·əl]
(mining engineering)
The place on an incline where there is a sudden change in grade.

knuckle

One of the cylindrically projecting parts of a hinge through which the pin passes.
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Officers from NERSOU went to the home of a 15-year-old from Sunderland who had ordered knuckle dusters online without the knowledge of his parents.
The victim described how the defendant attacked him with a knuckle duster leaving him with a broken left hand after he confronted the latter over driving the wrong way.
The mobile wood-fired oven is used by Dusty Knuckle Pizza to cater for food festivals, weddings and other events.
After his arrest he was searched and the knuckle duster was found.
Vehicles will verify that the ball joint of the lower right front suspension arm is correctly mounted in the steering knuckle. If the hinge is fixed in the steering knuckle correctly, it is necessary to replace the ball joint mounting bolt in the steering knuckle with a large-diameter bolt.
Every day Shaun and Amanda Smith, who run Ultimate Bare Knuckle Boxing (UBKB), are inundated with phone calls from eager men all over the world desperate to train and get in the ring.
Artem Lobov booked a fight against Paulie Malignaggi by outpointing Jason Knight on his bare knuckle boxing debut.
Nicknamed the "Russian Hammer", Lobov told Reuters he had accepted a big payday from the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship to fight another UFC veteran, Jason Knight, on a pay-per-view card in Biloxi, Mississippi on Saturday.
Now he's ditched the gloves for 'bare knuckle', and the 38-year-old is set to make his debut at London's O2 Indigo on Saturday, June 8.
Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) is trying to tempt Conor McGregor by setting up a lucrative deal for the Irishman to fight Paulie Malignaggi.
A MAN caught with a knuckle duster in his bag told police: "You don't know what it's like living round here."