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  • 61Wood screw — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …

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  • 62Phillips screw — /ˈfɪləps skru/ (say filuhps skrooh) noun a screw with a cross shaped recess in the head, turned with a Phillips screwdriver. Also, Phillips head screw. {trademark} …

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  • 63hindley's screw — ˈhī]n(d)lēz , ˈhi] noun Usage: usually capitalized H Etymology: after Henry Hindley, 18th century English clockmaker : an endless screw or worm shaped like an hourglass to fit a part of the circumference of a worm wheel so as to increase the… …

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  • 64Phillips screw® — /filˈips skroo/ noun A type of screw with a recessed cross in the head designed to receive the protuberant cross shaped tip of a Phillips screwdriver® ORIGIN: Phillips Screws, original US manufacturing company …

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  • 65Sand screw — Sand Sand, n. [AS. sand; akin to D. zand, G. sand, OHG. sant, Icel. sandr, Dan. & Sw. sand, Gr. ?.] 1. Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains, which are not coherent …

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  • 66cork|screw — «KRK SKROO», noun, adjective, verb, –n. a tool used to pull corks out of bottles. Corkscrews usually consist of a sharp pointed steel spiral and a handle. »Nothing spoils the act of a man trying to play the…host like a corkscrew that disembowels… …

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  • 67cork-screw — spiral shaped device for pulling corks out of bottles, bottle opener …

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  • 68helicoid — screw shaped; like a coil Shapes and Resemblance …

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  • 69Archimedes — For other uses, see Archimedes (disambiguation). Archimedes of Syracuse (Greek: Ἀρχιμήδης) …

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  • 70chondrichthian — /kon drik thee euhn/, n. any member of the class Chondrichthyes, comprising the cartilaginous fishes. [ < NL, equiv. to chondr CHONDR + Gk ichthýes (pl.) fish] * * * ▪ fish class Introduction class name  Chondrichthyes,  or  Selachii    any&#8230; …

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  • 71Mechanoid (GaoGaiGar) — In the anime and manga series The King of Braves GaoGaiGar and The King of Braves GaoGaiGar FINAL, a Mechanoid is the result of a performed synchronization (or Fusion ) between a natural or semi artificial life form (such as a Cyborg) and an&#8230; …

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  • 72corkscrew — 1. noun /ˈkɔːk.skɹuː,ˈkɔɹk.skɹu/ a) An implement for opening bottles that are sealed by a cork. Sometimes specifically such an implement that includes a screw shaped part, or worm. I opened the wine with a corkscrew. b) The screw shaped worm of a …

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  • 73List of Pokémon (320–386) — Pokémon has 646 (as of Pokémon Black and White) distinctive fictional species classified as the titular Pokémon. These creatures and entities reside throughout various locations of the fictional Pokémon universe and can be caught by humans&#8230; …

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  • 74spiral — Synonyms and related words: Milky Way, O shaped, Via Lactea, acrobatics, aerobatics, ambagious, anfractuous, arise, ascend, aspire, backhanded, bank, banking, barred spiral, barred spiral galaxy, become airborne, chandelle, circle, circling,&#8230; …

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  • 75Convolution — (Roget s Thesaurus) &GT;Complex curvature. &LT; N PARAG:Convolution &GT;N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 winding winding &c. &GT;V. Sgm: N 1 convolution convolution involution circumvolution Sgm: N 1 wave wave undulation tortuosity anfractu …

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  • 76vise´like´ — vise «vys», noun, verb, vised, vis|ing. –n. a tool having two jaws opened and closed by a screw, used to hold an object firmly while work is being done on it. –v.t. to hold, press, or squeeze with a vise: »Figurative. He usually has a cigar butt&#8230; …

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  • 77Hinge — For the surname, see Hinge (surname). For the philatelic term, see Stamp hinge. A barrel hinge A hinge is a type of bearing that connects two solid objects, typically allowing only a limited angle of rotation between them. Two objects connected&#8230; …

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  • 78corkscrew — Synonyms and related words: anfractuous, aspirator, bottle opener, can opener, church key, cirrus, clavis, cochlear, cochleate, coil, contort, corkscrewy, crinkle, crowbar, curl, curlicue, entwine, evolute, extractor, forceps, gyre, helical,&#8230; …

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  • 79volute — Synonyms and related words: anfractuous, cirrus, cochlear, cochleate, coil, corkscrew, corkscrewy, curl, curlicue, evolute, gyre, helical, helicoid, helix, involute, kink, ringlet, roll, screw, screw shaped, scroll, scrolled, spiral, spiroid,&#8230; …

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  • 80spiral — I. a. Winding (like the thread of a screw), cochleary, cochleated, spiry, helical, screw shaped. II. n. Helix, worm …

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