screw thread

(redirected from Thread, Screw)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

screw thread

n.
1. The continuous helical groove on a screw or on the inner surface of a nut.
2. One complete turn of a screw thread.

screw thread

n
(Tools) the helical ridge on a screw formed by a die or lathe tool
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.screw thread - the raised helical rib going around a screwscrew thread - the raised helical rib going around a screw
rib - support resembling the rib of an animal
screw - a fastener with a tapered threaded shank and a slotted head
References in periodicals archive ?
06, recuperator testing chart, washer, washer flat, bolt, housing intermediate wheel, insert screw thread, screw driver, screw, lever & plunger type grease gun with hose and extension, wire rope, extractor pin lock etc.