screw pile

noun

Definition of screw pile

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a usually hollow and cast iron pile that has a screw flange of usually from one to two turns and is used in soft mud or other location requiring a large supporting surface at the end of the pile

screw-pile

adjective
variants: or screw-piled \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗ \

Definition of screw-pile (Entry 2 of 2)

: built on screw piles

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“Screw pile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/screw%20pile. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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