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wood turning

noun
1.
the forming of wood articles upon a lathe.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
Related forms
wood-turning, adjective
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  • Susan also applies her talents from pottery, basketry, beadwork and wood turning to her wonderful gourd designs.
  • The wooden eggs are produced through a process of wood turning and barrel dying.
  • Other demonstrations will include spinning, weaving, and wood turning.

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