screw gear

noun
variants: or screw gearing

Definition of screw gear

2 : gearing composed of or having as a chief essential a worm and worm wheel

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“Screw gear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/screw%20gear. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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