Set nut

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Set nut a jam nut or lock nut. See under Nut.
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Usage

In literature:

I would advise you to set in the spade down yonder among the ground-nuts, where you see the johnswort waving.
"Walden, and On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience" by Henry David Thoreau
Then good food was set before them, milk and pancakes, with sugar, apples, and nuts.
"Grimms' Fairy Tales" by The Brothers Grimm
We had to walk ten miles, set up the tent, make a fire and gather nuts and berries.
"Tish, The Chronicle of Her Escapades and Excursions" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
But the man that makes the mistake is the man who fails to set nut trees.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
The third year from setting of the graft you will have a crop of nuts.
"Walnut Growing in Oregon" by Various
The cost of delivering the nuts to the homes may be roughly set over against the cost of operating a factory.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-Fourth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
We'd all set around de fire and eat nuts and tell ghost tales ever' night.
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
But they didn't dare disobey old Mother Nature, so they all set out, each to gather a thousand nuts.
"Mother West Wind's Children" by Thornton W. Burgess
The Burlington hybrid pecan makes a very beautiful tree and has set nuts in several seasons, but they are not well filled.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Two men were set to make a fire, two more to cut down a cocoa-nut tree that was of small size and yet bore several fruits.
"Mother Carey's Chicken" by George Manville Fenn
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In poetry:

And he has till his sister gane:
"Now, sister, rede ye mee;
O sall I marrie the nut-browne bride,
And set Fair Annet free?"
"Lord Thomas And Fair Annet" by Andrew Lang
He placed a rose in my nut-brown hair--
A deep red rose with a fragrant heart
And said: "We'll set this day apart,
So sunny, so wondrous fair."
"Dead Roses" by Eugene Field
I am your dream, Sweet; so no more of dreaming,
Your lips to mine must end this chanted charm,
Your heart to mine, 'neath nut-brown tresses streaming,
I set my love a seal upon your arm.
"A Marriage Charm" by Nora Jane Hopper Chesson

In news:

Combine nuts, sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves in a large bowl and set aside.
I'm sure many of us spent hours during our youths fumbling with the bolts, nuts, gears, motors, pulleys, and various metal plates and grids of Erector sets.
After removing the two 15mm nuts on each side of the master cylinder , it was pulled free from the booster and set aside.
Wallace Nutting is best known for his hand-colored photographs depicting bucolic settings and scenes of early American life, but he was also an important maker of American reproduction furniture-pieces that are highly collectible today.
TASTE Treats to Satisfy the Palate Holiday Tower: A set of three tiered boxes with treats like nuts, dried fruit, cookies, as well traditional confections like English toffee, chocolate pretzels and pecan mud puddles.
Wheel Stud Remover Set feature internal tapered reverse threads that lock onto damaged studs or nuts, so technicians can remove .
With ratchet, screwdriver, wrench, sockets and screwdriver bits of all shapes and sizes, Husky's 45-Piece Stubby Set can tighten or loosen just about every nut, bolt and fastener on your RV.
As this year's hunting season approaches – the still hunt is set for Oct 17-23, followed by a party hunt with dogs Oct 24-31 – it's all about the acorns and other hard mast, including hickory nuts.
Seth Goodrich's fumble recovery set up Tanner Nutting's game-winning 23-yard field goal in a 37-34 overtime victory for the Saugatuck football team at Bangor on Friday.
With this new shock cap and preload set not only do you increase the looks of your Durango ride but you can also tighten the shock cap more, plus the increased diameter in the spring preload nuts make it easier to set your ride height.
So I set out to make a bun that is soft and fluffy like my butterflaps, sweet like an Amish White Bread and with the gloss and stickiness of a coconut turnover or a sticky bun (minus the nuts).
New to Mayhew's Cats Paw line is a 48-piece bit driver set containing 33 Slotted, Phillips, Pozi, Star and Hex bits made of S-2 steel, along with 14 Chrome Vanadium power nut setters.
We go nuts whenever a terrorist tries to set off a bomb, but we also go nuts over an effective, noninvasive technology just because it gives TSA screeners a brief glimpse of our body fat level.
Any time a dining room table is the main element of a set design, one can be certain that the progression from soup to nuts is not going to be a simple one.
Ken-Tool's 7-Piece Thin -Wall Impact Socket Set can be used on delicate car and light truck wheels with minimal lug nut clearance.
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In science:

However, such a spacetime may also contain a fixed point set with df < d − 2 (called a “nut”).
Generalized entropy and Noether charge
Associated with each nut is a set, called a Misner string, where the τ foliation does not exist .
Generalized entropy and Noether charge
By examining the integrability conditions of the field equations it has been demonstrated that the full set of solutions to the vacuum Einstein equations satisfying these conditions coincides with the family of the Kerr-NUT solutions with vanishing electric and magnetic charges.
Ellipsoidal shapes in general relativity: general definitions and an application
Nuts and bolts’ vs. learning from data Let us bring out the key features of a situation where the above decisiontheoretic set up makes perfectly good sense.
Why the Decision Theoretic Perspective Misrepresents Frequentist Inference: 'Nuts and Bolts' vs. Learning from Data
The simplest case, which demonstrates one of the basic tools for adding rotation in more complicated cases, is the Kerr solution–in fact, one generates the Kerr-Taub-NUT solution, and then sets the nut charge to zero.
Black Holes in Higher Dimensions
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