turning piece

turning piece

1. A piece of board cut to a curve to guide the mason in turning any small arch for which no centering is required.
2. Same as camber piece.
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Eric White, who's been turning pieces on a lathe for about five years, said friends and arborists give them a call whenever they came up with a piece of wood that might be of interest.
Add beef in batches and cook, turning pieces, until well browned all over, 7 to 8 minutes per batch.
Yet as Japanese property prices began to show signs of a turnaround from around 2002, condominium and office developers once again poured in to invest in the market looking for big profits, turning pieces of real estate into securitized products that were sold off to foreign and domestic funds.
Pour egg mixture over bread, place dish in refrigerator and allow to soak, turning pieces after 3 hours.
Heat oil over medium-high heat in a large frying pan and cook chicken until browned and cooked through, turning pieces occasionally, about 7 minutes.
Grill chicken skewers, turning pieces frequently to prevent burning, until crisp, 1 to 2 minutes per side.
Bake on a rimmed baking sheet in a preheated 400-degree oven approximately 30 minutes, until golden brown, turning pieces after 15 minutes.
Bake until syrup mixture thickens and sticks to vegetables, 25 to 35 minutes longer, turning pieces often to prevent scorching.
It's simply a matter of digging with the gloved hand, turning pieces of debris over, in order to find someone.
NOTES: Marinating the meat in a heavy zip-lock bag is efficient, but you can also use a large bowl or baking dish; turn pieces in marinade to coat, then cover and chill, turning pieces occasionally.
Add breast pieces and simmer, turning pieces over in liquid occasionally until meat is very tender when pierced, 25 to 30 minutes longer.