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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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Dr Withey says during the Georgian era beards were shunned with men favouring a clean-shaven look.
The 109-facility Texas prison system has long required its inmates - about 148,000 at the moment - to be clean-shaven as a security precaution.
Sons of Anarchy' actor Charlie Hunnam has ditched his bearded biker look for a clean-shaven suave look.
441 slugging percentage compared to clean-shaven players who are.
The second man is 5ft 10ins tall, of medium build, also in his early 20s and clean-shaven.
Researchers from The University of New South Wales, Australia, quantified men and women's judgments of attractiveness, health, masculinity and parenting abilities for photographs of men who were clean-shaven, lightly or heavily stubbled and fully bearded.
Bohemia Mining Days Beard-Growing Contest - Contest returns to this year's Bohemia Mining Days Festival; all men seeking to compete need to present themselves, clean-shaven, at Cottage Grove Sentinel office on or after today in order to be photographed; out-of-town contestants may submit photo of clean-shaven face and a newspaper clearly showing the date of June 6 or later, and e-mail it to Sentinel office at cgnews@cgsentinel.
He managed to warn off the assailant, a clean-shaven man in his mid-30s.
Mr Millidge was described as white, 6ft tall, clean-shaven with short dark hair and two hooped earrings in his left ear.
Mr Davies is described as white, 5ft 10in tall, of medium build with short, brown hair, clean-shaven, with green eyes.
Wearing a flat cap and holding a rifle, William revealed his wispy beard at a Royal shooting party accompanied by clean-shaven brother Prince Harry and girlfriend Kate Middleton.
Ever since Gillette paid Tiger Woods, Roger Federer and Thierry Henry to stand side by side looking incredibly clean-shaven and sensationally smug, all three have been shorn of their aura of invincibility.