feed screw

noun

Definition of feed screw

: a screw that imparts feed motion (as in a lathe or other machine tool) — compare lead screw

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“Feed screw.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feed%20screw. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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