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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A machine for forcing tires on wheels of cars or locomotives, in which the wheel-center is forced into the tire by hydraulic pressure without use of heat to expand the tire.
  • n. A machine for setting a tire upon a wagon- or carriage-wheel.


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