Creative writing in Room 205 hones my literary skills like a lathe.
On the opposite side of the alley, sparks leap out of a lathe machine as a young man wearing protective goggles sharpens metal.
Why nadstow (hast thou not) pit the capul in the lathe (barn)?
The lathe painted to look like iron is seen to be but a lathe.
A more useful kind is made just like a rotating brush, and has to be mounted on a lathe (Fig. 91).
The stoppers are ground in on the lathe before the tubes are attached to the fall tubes.
If the work is first centered and then straightened the bearing on the lathe center would be as shown in Fig. 29.
The tool is generally rotated in the lathe and the lens held against it.
The piece of iron which he was last employed in turning, lay on the lathe.
In the pipes are valves, turned on a lathe, and set (where the pipes are connected with the cylinders).
"machine for turning," early 14c., of uncertain origin, probably from a Scandinavian source (cf. Danish drejelad "turning-lathe," Old Norse hlaða "pile of shavings under a lathe," related to hlaða "to load, lade").