How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"oval" is from "ovalis", spoken by people in central Italy after 1500 A.D.
which is from "ovum" (egg), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
"head" is from "headfod", spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.
Examples of how the word is used
|Back out (do not remove) the oval head set screw.|
|Round and pan head fasteners are generally used where the screw head will stand proud, while flat and oval head screws are usually countersunk to set flush with the surface.|