barreling


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barreling

[′bar·əl·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
(ordnance)
Expansion of the body of a cartridge case when the gun chamber recovers longitudinally following firing and the mouth of the case is not free to move in the chamber.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

barreling, tumbling

The application of paint to small articles by tumbling them in a barrel containing paint.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.