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English definition of “screw top”

screw top

noun [C]    
a lid for a container that fastens by being turnedLids, covers and stoppers screw-top     /ˈskruː.tɒp/ US  /-tɑːp/ adjective [before noun] (also screw-topped) a screw-top jarLids, covers and stoppers
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