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panhead

[ pan-hed ]
/ ˈpænˌhɛd /
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noun
a rivet or screw head having the form of a truncated cone.
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Origin of panhead

First recorded in 1865–70; pan1 + head

OTHER WORDS FROM panhead

panheaded, adjective

Other definitions for panhead (2 of 2)

pan head

noun Photography.
a tripod head permitting vertical or horizontal rotation of a camera to any position.
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