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Definition of Compound screw

Compound screw
Compound Com"pound, a. [OE. compouned, p. p. of compounen. See Compound, v. t.] Composed of two or more elements, ingredients, parts; produced by the union of several ingredients, parts, or things; composite; as, a compound word. Compound substances are made up of two or more simple substances. --I. Watts. Compound addition, subtraction, multiplication, division (Arith.), the addition, subtraction, etc., of compound numbers. Compound crystal (Crystallog.), a twin crystal, or one seeming to be made up of two or more crystals combined according to regular laws of composition. Compound engine (Mech.), a form of steam engine in which the steam that has been used in a high-pressure cylinder is made to do further service in a larger low-pressure cylinder, sometimes in several larger cylinders, successively. Compound ether. (Chem.) See under Ether. Compound flower (Bot.), a flower head resembling a single flower, but really composed of several florets inclosed in a common calyxlike involucre, as the sunflower or dandelion. Compound fraction. (Math.) See Fraction. Compound fracture. See Fracture. Compound householder, a householder who compounds or arranges with his landlord that his rates shall be included in his rents. [Eng.] Compound interest. See Interest. Compound larceny. (Law) See Larceny. Compound leaf (Bot.), a leaf having two or more separate blades or leaflets on a common leafstalk. Compound microscope. See Microscope. Compound motion. See Motion. Compound number (Math.), one constructed according to a varying scale of denomination; as, 3 cwt., 1 qr., 5 lb.; -- called also denominate number. Compound pier (Arch.), a clustered column. Compound quantity (Alg.), a quantity composed of two or more simple quantities or terms, connected by the sign + (plus) or - (minus). Thus, a + b - c, and bb - b, are compound quantities. Compound radical. (Chem.) See Radical. Compound ratio (Math.), the product of two or more ratios; thus ab:cd is a ratio compounded of the simple ratios a:c and b:d. Compound rest (Mech.), the tool carriage of an engine lathe. Compound screw (Mech.), a screw having on the same axis two or more screws with different pitch (a differential screw), or running in different directions (a right and left screw). Compound time (Mus.), that in which two or more simple measures are combined in one; as, 6-8 time is the joining of two measures of 3-8 time. Compound word, a word composed of two or more words; specifically, two or more words joined together by a hyphen.

Meaning of Compound screw from wikipedia

- with a ****, and a simple gear train consists of a number of gears (wheels and axles) connected in series. The mechanical advantage of a compound machine...
- A **** and a bolt (see Differentiation between bolt and **** below) are similar types of fastener typically made of metal and characterized by a helical...
- A **** thread, often shortened to thread, is a helical structure used to convert between rotational and linear movement or force. A **** thread is a...
- ONE-DOLLAR COMPOUND MICROSCOPE" US patent 343478, McArthur, Duncan, "Micrometer Calipers", issued 1880-02-08  "Micrometer Heads Series 110-Differential **** Translator...
- substantial economy of scale in favor of the rotary-**** compressors. As an example, a 250 HP compound compressor is a large piece of equipment that generally...
- well as heat are important factors. Compounding is usually done by extrusion. The hopper feeds the begin of the **** which will gradually transport the...
- Colombo of LMP developed the first twin **** extruders in Italy. In the extrusion of plastics, the raw compound material is commonly in the form of nurdles...
- such as a nut. Bolts are very closely related to ****s. The distinction between a bolt and a **** is poorly-defined. The academic distinction, per Machinery's...
- paste (also called thermal compound, thermal grease, thermal interface material (TIM), thermal gel, heat paste, heat sink compound, heat sink paste or CPU...
- are **** propellers with helical blades rotating on a propeller shaft with an approximately horizontal axis. The principle emplo**** in using a **** propeller...