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  • n. One of several pivoted pieces forming the throat of an adjustable die used in drawing wire, lead pipe, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of several pivoted pieces forming the throat of an adjustable die used in drawing wire, lead pipe, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of the pivoted adjustable cams which form the throat of a drawhead-die through which wire or lead pipe is drawn.

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