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turning

an object made on a lathe
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turning

[′tərn·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
Shaping a member on a lathe.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

turning

The shaping of objects by means of cutting tools while the material, from which the objects are made, rotates rapidly on a lathe.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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