swage

[sweyj]
noun
1.
a tool for bending cold metal to a required shape.
2.
a tool, die, or stamp for giving a particular shape to metal on an anvil, in a stamping press, etc.
verb (used with object), swaged, swaging.
4.
to bend or shape by means of a swage.
5.
to reduce or taper (an object), as by forging or squeezing.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English souage < Middle French

swager, noun
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swage (sweɪdʒ)
 
n
1.  a shaped tool or die used in forming cold metal by hammering, pressing, etc
2.  a decorative moulding
 
vb
3.  (tr) to form (metal) with a swage
 
[C19: from French souage, of unknown origin]
 
'swager
 
n

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Example sentences
The ferrule is then attached using the corresponding size swage tool.
Connect the other end of the hydraulic hose to the swage tooling.
It is always good practice to probe the well with a swage of the same diameter as the spear prior to inserting the latter.
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