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(engineering acoustics)
Removing material from the surface of a disk recording medium to obtain a new recording surface.
(mechanical engineering)
Cutting off a thin layer from the surface of a workpiece.
Trimming uneven edges from stampings, forgings, and tubing.



in gear cutting, the finishing of untempered teeth on gear wheels by cutting thin chips with a shaver. Gear shaving is carried out on gear-shaving machines. It produces surfaces with an accuracy up to class 6 and a surface roughness up to class 8.

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A second man was white, around 5ft 10, medium to stocky build, short ginger hair and clean shaven.
The largest single donation to the Clean Shaven Bikers - PS576.
The second was white, between 5ft 7ins and 5ft 8ins, aged between 22-24, clean shaven, with a stocky build and dark short hair while the third was white, about 6ft1ins and of average build.
If trends keep up, he made a good choice, as Garcia's career clean-shaven ERA is almost a full run lower clean shaven than bearded; 3.
A clean shaven Pitt has walked the red carpet in Los Angeles on Monday night in support of his girlfriend Angelina Jolie, at the premiere of her new film Salt.
One of the accomplices is white, aged 25 to 28, 5ft 10in, of slim build, clean shaven, with dark, collar-length hair.
Five new specials from Galaxy Publications will be released next year, beginning with Ravers Clean Shaven on January 9.
The robber was described as white, clean shaven, 28 to 30 years old, 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall, with a medium to slightly heavy build.
The survey revealed that almost half the women polled said they preferred the clean shaven look over every other style - including goatee, moustache, soul patch, beard and of course, stubble.
From November 1, men taking part will begin their Movember quest clean shaven before growing a series of designs throughout the month.
One man is described as being white, 6ft tall, of medium build, clean shaven and in his early 20s.
Calling themselves the Clean Shaven Bikers, Shackletons' employees and a few dedicated associates will take part in the challenge, which starts on May 1 in Huddersfield and follows a route taking them to Hull, Scarborough and Harrogate before returning to Huddersfield on May 4.