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arbor

1. a rotating shaft in a machine or power tool on which a milling cutter or grinding wheel is fitted
2. a rotating shaft or mandrel on which a workpiece is fitted for machining
3. Metallurgy a part, piece, or structure used to reinforce the core of a mould

Arbor

A light open latticework frame, often used as a shady garden shelter or bower.

arbor

[′ar·bər]
(horology)
The axle of a wheel in a watch or clock.
(mechanical engineering)
A cylindrical device positioned between the spindle and outer bearing of a milling machine and designed to hold a milling cutter.
A shaft or spindle used to hold a revolving cutting tool or the work to be cut.
(metallurgy)
A device which supports sand cores in molds.

arbor

1. A light, open structure having a lattice framework, usually supporting intertwined vines or flowers; a shaded, leafy recess, often formed by tree branches.
3. The rotating shaft of a circular saw, spindle molder, shaper, etc.
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Arbors are typically arched or rounded and tall enough to walk under, while a pergola is a super-size arbor than could pass as an outdoor room - but it's not as enclosed as a gazebo.
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Today's announcement enables PeopleSoft and Arbor to capitalize on the exploding market opportunity for analytic applications.
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The acquisition of AppSource is a key part of Arbor's overall growth strategy to expand our worldwide presence through direct and indirect distribution and to deliver innovative solutions for enterprise OLAP," said John Dillon, president and COO of Arbor Software.
Arbor Software Corporation (NASDAQ:ARSW), a leading provider of enterprise OLAP (online analytical processing) software for management reporting, analysis and planning applications, today announced that Robert Mondavi Winery has selected Arbor Essbase OLAP Server as its strategic platform for enterprise OLAP.
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