wood screw

Origin of wood screw

First recorded in 1725–35
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Examples from the Web for wood screw

Historical Examples of wood screw

  • A small square base is then cut, and fastened to the block on the inside of the stack with a wood-screw.

    Boys' Book of Model Boats

    Raymond Francis Yates