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n. screw

Definition of screw in English

Fastener, typically made of metal, which has a grooved head and a shaft that is externally threaded with a helical ridge.

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n. screw eye

Definition of screw eye in English

Screw that has a looped head and a tapered shaft, which is used as a point of attachment from which to hang items.

Synonyms of screw eye in English

eye screw

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n. cap screw

Definition of cap screw in English

Flat-tipped screw that is secured to a substrate by insertion into a preexisting, threaded hole.

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n. eye screw

Definition of eye screw in English

Screw that has a looped head and a tapered shaft, which is used as a point of attachment from which to hang items.

Synonyms of eye screw in English

screw eye

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n. open screw eye

Definition of open screw eye in English

Screw that has a hooked head and a tapered shaft, which is used as a point of attachment from which to hang items.

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n. wood screw

Definition of wood screw in English

Screw that has a tapered shaft and is designed to be drilled into wood.