Definition of workpiece in English:

workpiece

Line breaks: work|piece
Pronunciation: /ˈwəːkpiːs
 
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noun

  • An object being worked on with a tool or machine.
    More example sentences
    • Specifically developed for medical device applications, a gun-type drilling machine practically eliminates bore run-out by rotating the tool and the workpiece in opposite directions.
    • Intensive vibration can be transmitted to the hands and arms of operators from vibrating tools, vibrating machinery or vibrating workpieces.
    • So machine manufacturers are adding rigidity to components such as the workpiece, spindle, and cutting tool.

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