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turret lathe

noun
1.
a lathe fitted with a turret.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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Examples from the web for turret lathe
  • Retooling a second-hand turret lathe to thread hexagonal nuts.
  • He operated a turret lathe and, because of the mechanical condition it was in, he could not turn out any great volume of work.
British Dictionary definitions for turret lathe

turret lathe

noun
1.
another name for capstan lathe
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