any of various tools or machines for
, hollowing out, or furrowing.
a plane for cutting interior angles, as at the bottom of a groove.
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a machine or tool for cutting into or below a main surface, as of a die or engraving plate.
verb (used with object)
to cut with a router.
any of various tools or machines for hollowing out, cutting grooves, etc
a device that allows packets of data to be moved efficiently between two points on a network
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A device in a network that handles message transfers between computers. A router receives information and forwards it based on what the router determines to be the most efficient route at the time of transfer.
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