Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


a nut threaded to receive a screw.


Read Also:

  • Screw-off

    noun, Slang. 1. a loafer; idler. screw-off

  • Screw-on

    adjective 1. attached, connected, or closed by screwing onto another part of a container or receptacle. 2. (of an earring) held on the earlobe by a small screwlike post with a disk at the tip. noun 1. a metal fastener having a tapered shank with a helical thread, and topped with a slotted head, driven […]

  • Screw-pile

    noun 1. a pile that is used for the foundations of bridges, lighthouses, etc., and has a screwlike lower end for drilling through and taking firm hold in compacted material. noun 1. a pile with a threaded tip that is screwed into the ground by a winch or capstan

  • Screw-pine

    noun 1. any tropical Asian tree or shrub of the genus Pandanus, having a palmlike or branched stem, long, narrow, rigid, spirally arranged leaves and aerial roots, and bearing an edible fruit. noun 1. any of various pandanaceous plants of the Old World tropical genus Pandanus, having a spiral mass of pineapple-like leaves and heavy […]

Disclaimer: Screw-nut definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.