Meaning of “machine tool” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “machine tool” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"machine tool" in Business English

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machine toolnoun [ C ]

uk us PRODUCTION

a tool used in a factory that uses power to cut and shape metal or other strong materials, for example to make parts for cars:

machine tool makers/manufacturers/industry Machine tool manufacturers must adapt their technology to meet customer requirements.

(Definition of “machine tool” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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