Tape-controlled machine | Article about tape-controlled machine by The Free Dictionary
tape-controlled machine[′tāp kən¦trōld mə‚shēn]
A machine tool whose movements are automatically controlled by means of a magnetic or punched tape.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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