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carrousel

[ka·rə′sel]
(industrial engineering)
In an assembly-line operation, a conveyor that moves objects in a complete circuit on a horizontal plane.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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