screw-in


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screw-in

Implanted; permanently fastened to tissue. Said, for example, of catheter leads used for permanent or semipermanent cardiac pacemaking.
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So don't put something under it for the platform to rest on, such as a screw-in step or nails, thinking those will improve stability.
By eliminating the screw-in adapter, the bowhunter saves up to 15 grains and eliminates loose broadheads completely.
These last two are screw-ins. Then there are add-ons behind the head that prevent pass-through.
Moravcik may have only a few more months to go before he hangs up his screw-ins for good but he is consumed by the notion of walking out of Celtic Park for the last time with a league winners' medal in his pocket.
He said: "The manager told me to change my boots at half-time as I was wearing moulded studs and he wanted me to put on my screw-ins.
For now Waddle's just happy pulling on his screw-ins again after being frozen out of Hillsborough.
But with less than two minutes to go the SPL champs had the rug ripped out from under their screw-ins as sub Matias Fernandez popped up from nowhere to head Sporting Lisbon level when it seemed they had already meekly accepted defeat.
Many of Smith's players were dying in their screw-ins during that thrilling, lung-bursting victory over Dundee United and some will be patched up and sent back over the top tonight to face Partick Thistle for a Scottish Cup semi-final place.
Maurice Malpas had made a pre-match plea to Well fans to turn up early and bring their boots but any of the Fir Park faithful who had been up all night polishing their screw-ins were left disappointed.
Malpas had asked Well fans to turn up early and bring their boots but any of the Fir Park faithful who had been up all night polishing their screw-ins were left disappointed.
There is no hiding class so when it comes all packaged in metallic Nike screw-ins then, in retrospect, perhaps Brazilian superstar Kaka was always fated to emerge grasping AC Milan's ticket to the last eight of the Champions League.
The story started last Thursday when I burst my screw-ins during training and had to go and buy a pair at JJB Sports that night.