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Ferrule

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Noun

1. collet, ferrule

a metal cap or band placed on a wooden pole to prevent splitting

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Ferrule

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noun
1. 
a metal ring, tube, or cap placed over the end of a stick, handle, or post for added strength or stability or to increase wear
2. 
a side opening in a pipe that gives access for inspection or cleaning
3. 
a bush, gland, small length of tube, etc, esp one used for making a joint
verb
4. (transitive)
to equip (a stick, etc) with a ferrule

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Ferrule

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noun
1. 
a metal ring or cap put around the end of a cane, tool handle, etc. to prevent splitting or to give added strength
2.  Mechanics
a short tube or bushing for tightening a joint
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈferruled or ˈferruling
3. 
to furnish with a ferrule

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Ferrule

see synonyms of ferrule
n.
1. A metal ring or cap placed around a pole or shaft for reinforcement or to prevent splitting.
2. A bushing used to secure a pipe joint.

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