carriage stop

carriage stop

[′kar·ij ‚stäp]
(mechanical engineering)
A device added to the outer way of a lathe bed for accurately spacing grooves, turning multiple diameters and lengths, and cutting off pieces of specified thickness.
References in classic literature ?
I was upstairs at the window, and I saw the carriage stop at the gate.
At last, with a square plunge, which puts all on to their feet and then down into their seats with incredible quickness, the carriage stops,--and, after much outside commotion, Cudjoe appears at the door.
Roger Reynolds Nursery & Carriage Stop, Menlo Park, CA (rogerreyHolds nursery.
Manneh found a nursery he liked, Roger Reynolds Nursery & Carriage Stop in Menlo Park (www.