or Archimedean screw
Origin of Archimedes' screw
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How to use Archimedes' screw in a sentence
You want less concentration in banking—at least the type that will screw the little guy and imperil the economy?
The Internet cool kids are rallying against Taylor Swift after her bold screw-you to Spotify.Death of the Author by Viral Infection: In Defense of Taylor Swift, Digital Doomsayer|Arthur Chu|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then they sent me to psychologists and it was like “screw his head on straight.”Exclusive: Michael Phelps’s Intersex Self-Proclaimed Girlfriend, Taylor Lianne Chandler, Tells All|Aurora Snow|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In all honesty she may be handling it better, in terms of not letting it affect her as a person or screw up her life.Jeopardy! Champion Julia Collins’s Brain Feels Like Mush|Sujay Kumar|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The company bargained him down to $65 a screw—less than half of what they usually cost.
The powdered stone was removed from the hole by giving a screw form to the stem of the bit.
"I did n't fly off the handle," said the screw, twirling huskily at the end of the screw-shaft.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
At the usual hour that night the employés of Stickle and Screw left work and took their several ways home ward.The Garret and the Garden|R.M. Ballantyne
The propeller to be worked by this novel engine was of course his long-idle screw.
An article in 'The Times' gives in strong contrast the relative value of screw and paddle-wheels as propellers.