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lathe British & World English

A machine for shaping wood, metal, or other material by means of a rotating drive which turns the piece being worked on against changeable cutting tools

pole lathe British & World English

An ancient form of lathe operated by a treadle, in which the work is turned by a cord passing round it and rotated back by the action of a springy pole or sapling attached to the top end

capstan lathe British & World English

A lathe with a revolving tool holder that enables several tools to be permanently mounted on it

turret lathe British & World English

another term for capstan lathe.

rose engine British & World English

A lathe for engraving curved or intricate patterns

rose-engine lathe in rose engine British & World English

A lathe for engraving curved or intricate patterns

lathe English-Spanish

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