Meaning of PHILLIPS in English

PHILLIPS

I. ˈfi-ləps adjective

Etymology: from Phillips, a trademark, from Henry M. Phillips died 1958 American engineer

Date: 1935

: of, relating to, or being a screw having a head with a cross slot or the corresponding screwdriver

II. ˈfi-ləps biographical name

Wendell 1811-1884 American orator & reformer

III. biographical name

William D. 1948-     American physicist

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.