lathe Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “lathe” in the English Dictionary

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lathenoun [C]

uk   us   /leɪð/
a ​machine for ​changing the ​shape of a ​piece of ​wood, ​metal, etc. that ​works by ​turning the ​material while a ​sharptool is ​pressed against it
(Definition of lathe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lathe”
in Spanish torno…
in Vietnamese máy tiện…
in Malaysian mesin larik…
in Thai เครื่องกลึงโลหะ…
in French tour…
in German die Drehbank…
in Chinese (Simplified) 车床,旋床…
in Indonesian bubut…
in Chinese (Traditional) 車床,旋床…
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