Fillister screw had
Fillister Fil"lis*ter, n. 1. The rabbet on the outer edge of a sash bar to hold the glass and the putty. --Knight. [1913 Webster]

2. A plane for making a rabbet. [1913 Webster]

{Fillister screw had}, a short cylindrical screw head, having a convex top. [1913 Webster]


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  • Fillister — Fil lis*ter, n. 1. The rabbet on the outer edge of a sash bar to hold the glass and the putty. Knight. [1913 Webster] 2. A plane for making a rabbet. [1913 Webster] {Fillister screw had}, a short cylindrical screw head, having a convex top. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Screw — This article is about the fastener. For other uses, see Screw (disambiguation). Screws come in a variety of shapes and sizes for different purposes. U.S. quarter coin (diameter 24 mm) shown for scale. A screw, or bolt, is a type of fastener… …   Wikipedia

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