- screw nut,
- screw pile,
- screw pine,
- screw plate,
- screw press,
- screw someone out of,
- screw tap,
- screw thread,
- screw top,
- screw up
Origin of screw propeller
Examples from the Web for screw propeller
The question of who invented the screw-propeller in the absolute sense is entirely futile and without answer.
This term generally alludes to the Archimedean screw, or screw-propeller.
Trevithick's claim to the invention of the screw-propeller was disputed.Cornish Worthies, Volume 2 (of 2)|Walter H. Tregellas
These various attempts to introduce the screw-propeller seem curiously enough to have had no lasting result.
The brass frame in which the screw-propeller of a steamer works, and is hung for hoisting the screw on deck.