Sentences with 'thread'

Example sentences and phrases with the word thread and other words derived from it.

« Example: If one flips a nut with a thread, the nut describes a circle. The thread would be the attraction of gravity and the nut would tend to tighten it by the centrifugal force. The path would be an apparent balance between the two. »
« While an atom measures 0.0000001 millimetre, one millimetre of thread holds 5,000,000 atoms. » - 1998 - 2022