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lathe

noun [C] uk   /leɪð/ us  
a machine for changing the shape of a piece of wood, metal, etc. that works by turning the material while a sharp tool is pressed against it
Translations of “lathe”
in Spanish torno…
in French tour…
in German die Drehbank…
in Chinese (Traditional) 車床,旋床…
in Chinese (Simplified) 车床,旋床…
(Definition of lathe from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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