Variant of toggle
- a rod, pin, or bolt for insertion between the strands or through a loop of a rope, through a link of a chain, etc. to make an attachment, prevent slipping, or tighten by twisting
- a toggle joint or a device having one
- Comput. a key or command for turning a setting, function, etc. on or off
Origin: prob. naut. variant, variety of dialect, dialectal tuggle, frequentative of tug
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