international thread

international thread

[¦in·tər¦nash·ən·əl ′thred]
(design engineering)
A standardized metric system in which the pitch and diameter of the thread are related, with the thread having a rounded root and flat crest.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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It means the international thread weaves itself throughout the curriculum including art, history, geography and music.
Throughout my career there is an international thread which will develop in my new position.
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Then on 67 minutes the Jamaican international threaded a pass through for McCormack to fire past keeper Wayne Hennessey from 18 yards and hoist his goal tally for the season to eight.
The Welsh international threaded a pass through for Georgios Samaras and the Greek hitman checked his run before pulling the ball back for Gary Hooper but his shot was deflected wide.
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