The term for twist, spiral, or screw turning in the context of furniture can be referred to as a helical design or simply a twisted/spiral/screw pattern. This term describes a design element in which the furniture piece incorporates a twisting or spiraling shape, resembling the form of a helix or screw thread. This design can be found in various furniture items such as table legs, chair backs, or decorative accents, adding a unique visual appeal to the piece.
In the context of furniture, the term twist generally refers to a specific design element or decorative detail. A twist in furniture is a type of ornamental carving or turning technique used to create a spiral or helix-like shape in the wood or other materials. It adds visual interest and a sense of movement to the furniture piece. Twists can be found on various furniture items such as chair legs, table legs, supports, or even as accents in the arms or backs of chairs.