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- n. A machine tool in which a rotating cutter is moved against the workpiece (or vice versa) in order to cut the latter to a desired shape.
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- n. a machine tool for dressing surfaces by rotary cutters.
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- n. machine tool in which metal that is secured to a carriage is fed against rotating cutters that shape it
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Ford’s engine-block milling machine is a good example of his new system.