screw pile

noun

Definition of screw pile

: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

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screw-pile

adjective
variants: or screw-piled

Definition of screw-pile

:built on screw piles

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