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drop forging

noun, Metalworking.
1.
a drop-forged object.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85

drop-forge

[drop-fawrj, -fohrj] /ˈdrɒpˌfɔrdʒ, -ˌfoʊrdʒ/
verb (used with object), drop-forged, drop-forging. Metalworking.
1.
to form in a drop forge.
Origin
1890-95
Related forms
drop-forger, noun
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  • In hammer forging, or drop forging, one die is on the stationary anvil block and the other on the ram or drop hammer.

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