a cap designed to screw onto the threaded mouth of a bottle, jar, or the like.
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How to use screw cap in a sentence
I had the luxury of savoring it over three days, and it kept getting better, so I recommend cracking the screw cap and decanting it several hours before dinner.An unexpected merlot from Tuscany surprises with complex flavors — and a $15 price tag | Dave McIntyre | February 26, 2021 | Washington Post
These pieces are inclosed in a nickelized copper box provided with a screw cap, C.
The tube b is closed at top with a screw cap, which can be taken off at pleasure, to permit the interior to be cleansed.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines | Andrew Ure
Beneath the lantern there is a cylindrical box provided with a screw cap.
She found the glass tube with the screw cap, and swallowed one of the tablets with a little water.Whosoever Shall Offend | F. Marion Crawford
An atomizer bulb, attached to a short copper or brass tube soldered into a metal screw-cap, is fitted to the vial.Growing Nuts in the North | Carl Weschcke
British Dictionary definitions for screw cap
a cap that screws on to a thread around the opening of a jar, bottle, etc to form a seal
(as modifier): screw-cap wines
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