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Phillips British & World English

Denoting a screw with a cross-shaped slot for turning, or a corresponding screwdriver

Phillips in Phillips British & World English

Denoting a screw with a cross-shaped slot for turning, or a corresponding screwdriver

Phillips in Phillips curve British & World English

A supposed inverse relationship between the level of unemployment and the rate of inflation

Phillips curve British & World English

A supposed inverse relationship between the level of unemployment and the rate of inflation

Feynman, Richard Phillips British & World English

(1918–88), American theoretical physicist, noted for his work on quantum electrodynamics. Nobel Prize for Physics (1965)

Neil Phillips in rogaine British & World English

A competitive event in which runners find their way across open country with a map and compass

Neil Phillips in rogaining British & World English

A competitive sport in which runners find their way across open country with a map and compass, similar to orienteering, but held over greater times and distances

Marquand, J. P. British & World English

(1893–1960), US writer; full name John Phillips Marquand. He created the character Mr. Moto, a Japanese detective featured in several of his novels, such as Last Laugh, Mr. Moto (1942). His other works include The Late George Apley (1937), Point of No Return (1949), and Women and Thomas Harrow (1958)

John Phillips Marquand in Marquand, J. P. British & World English

(1893–1960), US writer; full name John Phillips Marquand. He created the character Mr. Moto, a Japanese detective featured in several of his novels, such as Last Laugh, Mr. Moto (1942). His other works include The Late George Apley (1937), Point of No Return (1949), and Women and Thomas Harrow (1958)


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