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 History of this Word

"one" is from "an", spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.

"way" is from "weg" (path), spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.

"drive" is from "drifan" (push,), spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.

"slot" is from "esclot" (horse's hoofprint), spoken in France
which is from "slodh" (track), spoken by people in North England about 800 A.D.

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grammar is noun

"one way drive" is a type of drive

Definition

one way drive illustration one way drive illustration Type of drive for a screw or bolt that can be screwed in but not screwed out. Designed into the head. Can be various sizes.

Examples of how the word is used

one way drive illustration The One-way Screw is most effectively used when it is necessary to keep devices from being taken apart.
one way drive illustration If one-way screws are not used, a burglar might reach in with a screwdriver and dismantle the locking device.