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fluting-machine

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A machine for crimping or corrugating sheet-metal by bending it between corrugated cylinders called fluting-cylinders.
  • n. A wood-turning machine for forming twisted, spiral, and fluted balusters, etc.

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Examples

  • The very audacity of the effort seemed inspiration to more ambitious work; and during the long summer, while in her busy hands the fluting-machine went round and round, Evelyn's mind was full of plans for the future.

    Solomon Crow's Christmas Pockets and Other Tales

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