triple thread

noun

Definition of triple thread

: one of three equal parallel threads on the same screw with each thread being 120 degrees ahead of the next succeeding — compare double thread

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“Triple thread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triple%20thread. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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