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Definition of "self-tapping" [self-tapping]

  • Pertaining to something that can advance when turned, while creating its own thread. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "self-tapping" in a sentence
  • "For ex, someone installed an appliance for us the other day and said he had used a "self-tapping screw"."
  • "We used a black #1 flathead self-tapping screw made out of a material that currently escapes our memory."
  • "So much for the self-tapping tape and doorknob cover on Ladyship #2's bedroom door."