square thread


Definition of square thread

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a screw thread so made that the sides, root, and crest of any section formed by a plane that passes through the thread axis are all equal theoretically to one half the pitch


transitive verb

Definition of square-thread (Entry 2 of 2)

: to form a square thread on

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“Square thread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/square%20thread. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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