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The answer LATHE has 372 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of lathe in various dictionaries:
noun - machine tool for shaping metal or wood
A machine for shaping a piece of material, such as wood or metal, by rotating it rapidly along its axis while pressing against a fixed cutting or abrading tool.
verb - to cut or shape on a type of machine
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Motorized shop tool|
|It turns in its work|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|(Jimmy of the Clue Crew at the Louisville Slugger Museum) Once upon a time Louisville Sluggers were made by hand, in 30 minutes each; this machine turns them out in 20 seconds|
|The first workers who used this device to rotate wood & shape it with a fixed blade were called turners|
|Change one letter in "bathe" & you get this wood-shaping tool|
|There's a plethora of words in "plethora"; please fashion for us this woodworking machine|
|You can produce shapely wooden legs using this machine in which the piece is held, rotated & a tool applied to it|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a machine for shaping wood, metal, or other material by means of a rotating drive which turns the piece being worked on against changeable cutting tools.|
|machine tool for shaping metal or wood the workpiece turns about a horizontal axis against a fixed tool|
|a machine for changing the shape of a piece of wood, metal, etc. that works by turning the material while a sharp tool is pressed against it|
|A machine for shaping a piece of material, such as wood or metal, by rotating it rapidly along its axis while pressing a fixed cutting or abrading tool against it.|
|To cut or shape on a lathe.|
A lathe is a tool that rotates the workpiece about an axis of rotation to perform various operations such as cutting, sanding, knurling, drilling, deformation, facing, and turning, with tools that are applied to the workpiece to create an object with symmetry about that axis.|
* Lathes are used in woodturning, metalworking, metal spinning, thermal spraying, parts reclamation, and glass-working. Lathes can be used to shape pottery, the best-known design being the potter's wheel. Most suitably equipped metalworking lathes can also be used to produce most solids of revolution, plane surfaces and screw threads or helices. Ornamental lathes can produce three-dimensional solids of incredible complexity. The workpiece is usually held in place by either one or two centers, at least one of which can typically be moved horizontally to accommodate varying workpiece lengths. Other work-holding methods include clamping the work about the axis of rotation using a chuck or collet, or to a faceplate, u