Definition of Phillips adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈfɪlɪps//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfɪlɪps//
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(of a screw or screwdriver) with a cross-shaped part for turning compare flathead, slotted Word Origin1930s: from the name of Henry F. Phillips (died 1958), the original American manufacturer.
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