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screwdrivernoun [C]

uk   /ˈskruːˌdraɪ.vər/  us   /-vɚ/
(Definition of screwdriver from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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screwdrivernoun [C]

 us   /ˈskruˌdrɑɪ·vər/
a ​tool for ​turningscrews that has a ​handle at one end and a ​metalrod at the other end, ​shaped to ​fit in the ​top of a ​screw
(Definition of screwdriver from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “screwdriver”
in Arabic مِفَكّ بَراغي…
in Korean 나사돌리개…
in Portuguese chave de fenda…
in Catalan tornavís…
in Japanese ねじ回し, スクリュードライバー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 螺丝刀,改锥…
in Turkish tornavida…
in Russian отвертка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 螺絲起子,螺旋鑽…
in Italian cacciavite…
in Polish śrubokręt, wkrętak…
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