Definition of deburr in English:


Line breaks: de¦burr
Pronunciation: /diːˈbəː
(also debur)

verb (deburrs, deburring, deburred)

[with object]
  • Neaten and smooth the rough edges or ridges of (an object, typically one made of metal): hand tools for deburring holes in metal (as noun deburring) an essential tool for sharpening, deburring, and removing rust
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    • ‘One of our most common modifications is to surface polish and debur the gears with a chemical process to smooth out the tool-cutting marks from the manufacturing process,’ said Lamb.
    • This sequence begins with a milling operation to produce the bolt seats, which are then robotically deburred.
    • The technology is used to clean, texture, deburr, or otherwise process very small parts and hard-to-reach areas with extreme accuracy.

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