woodscrew


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woodscrew

(ˈwʊdˌskruː)
n
(Tools) a metal screw that tapers to a point so that it can be driven into wood by a screwdriver
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Noun1.woodscrew - a metal screw that tapers to a point so that it can be driven into wood with a screwdriverwoodscrew - a metal screw that tapers to a point so that it can be driven into wood with a screwdriver
lag bolt, lag screw - a heavy woodscrew with a square or hexagonal head that is driven in with a wrench
screw - a fastener with a tapered threaded shank and a slotted head
screw eye - a woodscrew having its shank bent into a ring
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established a purpose built woodscrew factory in Heath Street, Smethwick in 1854, the firm then went into business with Guest, Keen and Co.
The simplicity of a woodscrew is one of its endearing traits.
He placed an advert, complete with picture, which read: "You are bidding on this used three-and-a-half inch woodscrew.
To make the tamper, you'll need a 7inch length of 1-by-8, a 3-foot length (variable) of 1 -inch dowel, one 1 1/2-inch #5 woodscrew, and a drill to make a clearance hole and countersink the screw.
I was just packing woodscrews, driving a forklift truck.
To secure the decoys, fasten with two woodscrews about an inch apart.