How does the word sound?

Listen to this word

 History of this Word

"Torx" is a trademark

"drive" is from "drifan" (push,), spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.

"head" is from "headfod", spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.

"security" is from "securite", spoken by people in England during 1100-1550 A.D.
which is from "secuyitas", spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.

"tamper" is from "temper"
which is from "temprian" (to regulate), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
which is from "tempus" (a period), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.

"resist" is from "resistere", spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
which is from "sistere" (to set), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
which is from "stare" (to stand), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.

Words related to this meaning

grammar is noun

"Torx security drive" is a type of drive

Definition

Torx security drive illustration A torx drive with added raised part in center. Allows special driver to rotate the screw or bolt. Designed to only work with a special driver for added security. Can be various overall shapes so long as the drive recess only fits the special driver.

Examples of how the word is used

Torx security drive illustration For the ultimate security you can get a special high security screw that has a Torx head with a pin in the center of the hole so a normal Torx bit won't fit
Torx security drive illustration The cover has two screws; mine were these annoying little security torx head screws