interrupted screw

noun

Definition of interrupted screw

: a screw from which sectors have been removed by longitudinal cuts through the threads so that it can be thrust into a reciprocally machined mating part and locked by only a fraction of a turn

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“Interrupted screw.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interrupted%20screw. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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