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turret lathe

noun
1.
a lathe fitted with a turret.
Origin of turret lathe
1870-1875
1870-75
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  • Not all tasks are simple, so that it is often best to build and use a machine as complicated as a turret-lathe or a Jacquard loom.

    Inventors at Work George Iles
British Dictionary definitions for turret-lathe

turret lathe

noun
1.
another name for capstan lathe
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