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Fillister, fil′is-ter, n. a rabbeting plane used in making window-sashes.
The holder shown to the right is attached to the face of the turret by four fillister-head screws.Turning and Boring|Franklin D. Jones
The forms of the heads are as in Fig. 387, a being termed a Fillister, b a countersink, and c a round head.
For rabbeting and fillister work the upper holes q are used, while using ploughs the lower ones are brought into requisition.