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shingle-machine

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A machine for making shingles from a block of wood.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The shingle bolts are picked off the moving platforms by men or boys, and sent to the shingle-machine, Fig. 52, where they are sawn into shingles and dropped down-stairs to be packed.

    Handwork in Wood

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