self-tapping screw

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self-tapping screw

[self-tap-ing]
noun
a screw designed to tap its corresponding female thread as it is driven.
Also called tapping screw.
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Anchors shall be attached with self-tapping screw fasteners.
The stem is threaded and functions as a self-reaming and self-tapping screw for easy insertion.
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