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Another word for screw

      1. A spiral path or flight
      2. A spiral curve occurring in a single plane
      3. (Printing) A spiral binding.
      1. An Archimedean screw or similar apparatus
      2. The thread of a screw
      3. The spirally threaded shaft of a worm gear.
      1. A similar bar in a lock, moved by a key
      2. A threaded metal rod or pin for joining parts, having a head and usually used with a nut
      3. A metal bar or rod in the mechanism of a lock that is thrown or withdrawn by turning the key.
      1. A thin rod for securing the ends of fractured bones.
      2. A rolling pin.
      3. (--- Nautical) A thole pin.
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      1. To twist and turn
      2. To wind, coil, or wrap around something:
      3. To wind or coil about something:
      1. To expose to the wind or air, as for drying; air
      2. To coil the spring of (a mechanism) by turning a stem or cord, for example:
      3. To blow (a wind instrument).
      1. To twist, wrench, or bend out of proper or natural shape:
      2. To cause to deviate from what is normal, proper, or accurate:
      3. To twist or wrench out of its usual form into one that is grotesque; distort violently
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