Temper screw
Temper screw Tem"per screw 1. A screw link, to which is attached the rope of a rope-drilling apparatus, for feeding and slightly turning the drill jar at each stroke. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. A set screw used for adjusting. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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