Meaning of FERRULE in English

FERRULE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈferu:l ]

n. (also ferrel) 1 a ring or cap strengthening the end of a stick or tube. 2 a band strengthening or forming a joint. [earlier verrel etc. f. OF virelle, virol(e), f. L viriola dimin. of viriae bracelet: assim. to L ferrum iron]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.