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screw-top

[skroo-top] /ˈskruˌtɒp/
adjective
1.
(of a container) having a top that screws on.
noun
2.
a top that can be screwed onto a container.
3.
a container having such a top.
Origin of screw-top
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95
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screw top

noun
1.
a lid with a threaded rim that is turned on the corresponding thread on the neck of a bottle or container to close it securely
2.
a bottle or container having such a lid
Derived Forms
screw-top, screw-topped, adjective
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