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  • Threads is a 1984 BAFTA award-winning British television drama, produced jointly by the BBC, Nine Network and Western-World Television Inc.
  • The primary plot centres on two families, the working-class Kemps and the middle-class Becketts, as a confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union erupts and escalates.
  • Shot on a budget of £250,000–350,000, the film was notable in being the first of its kind to depict a nuclear winter.
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threads

    Definition of threads in English Dictionary

  • NounBFthread
    1. plural of thread.
      1. (plural only) SLA clothes.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • I was pondering these things, when an incident, and a somewhat unexpected one, broke the thread of my musings.
          • In this picture he is performing his famous Yogi trick of swallowing a package of needles and some thread and extracting the needles threaded. ‎
          • His book also tells of the intense competition between various research workers and groups during the years in which the secrets of "the spiral thread of life" were finally unravelled.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The recommended tap drill for a ½"-13 UNC tap is 0.421", resulting in a 75 percent thread.
          • We drilled a hole and then cut the threads with the proper tap to match the valve's thread.
          • It makes more sense to crosspost than to multipost: that way, replies will all appear together in a single thread.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
            • Pluralia tantum
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          1. en threadsafe
          2. en threads the needle
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          Grammatically, this word "threads" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form and a pluralia tantum.
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