cheese head


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cheese head

[′chēz ‚hed]
(design engineering)
A raised cylindrical head on a screw or bolt.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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