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 for Stud bolt
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Stud \Stud\, n. [AS. studu a post; akin to Sw. st["o]d a prop,
     Icel. sto? a post, sty?ja to prop, and probably ultimately to
     E. stand; cf. D. stut a prop, G. st["u]tze. See Stand.]
     1. A stem; a trunk. [Obs.]
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              Seest not this same hawthorn stud?    --Spenser.
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     2. (Arch.) An upright scanting, esp. one of the small
        uprights in the framing for lath and plaster partitions,
        and furring, and upon which the laths are nailed.
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     3. A kind of nail with a large head, used chiefly for
        ornament; an ornamental knob; a boss.
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              A belt of straw and ivy buds,
              With coral clasps and amber studs.    --Marlowe.
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              Crystal and myrrhine cups, embossed with gems
              And studs of pearl.                   --Milton.
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     4. An ornamental button of various forms, worn in a shirt
        front, collar, wristband, or the like, not sewed in place,
        but inserted through a buttonhole or eyelet, and
        transferable.
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     5. (Mach.)
        (a) A short rod or pin, fixed in and projecting from
            something, and sometimes forming a journal.
        (b) A stud bolt.
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     6. An iron brace across the shorter diameter of the link of a
        chain cable.
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     Stud bolt, a bolt with threads on both ends, to be screwed
        permanently into a fixed part at one end and receive a nut
        upon the other; -- called also standing bolt.
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