from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A screw specially made for use in fastening together parts of wooden structures or structures of wood and metal.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A screw designed for a wood or a similar material, with a point, a relatively coarse thread, a thick
shank, and, usually, an unthreaded portion of the shank at the head end.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a metal screw that tapers to a point so that it can be driven into wood with a screwdriver
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