Definition of Shaping machine
1. Noun. A machine tool for shaping metal or wood.
Specialized synonyms: Lathe, Miller, Milling Machine
Generic synonyms: Machine Tool
Derivative terms: Shape
Lexicographical Neighbors of Shaping Machine
Literary usage of Shaping machine
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Text-book of Mechanical Engineering by Wilfrid James Lineham (1909)
"The shaping machine is a planer with moving tool and fixed work, having on this account some advantage for small articles ; for if a moving table be ..."
2. Spons' Dictionary of Engineering, Civil, Mechanical, Military, and Naval by Edward Spon, Oliver Byrne (1874)
"Its functions and movements conform somewhat to those of a metal-shaping machine, except in respect to the cutters, л is a cored box frame that supports the ..."