planing machine

planing machine
noun
a power tool for smoothing or shaping wood
Syn: ↑plane, ↑planer
Derivationally related forms: ↑plane (for: ↑planer), ↑plane (for: ↑plane)
Hypernyms: ↑power tool

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noun
Etymology: from gerund of plane (I)
: a machine that planes: as
a. : planer
b. : a stationary machine for planing wood — compare buzz planer, cylinder planer
c. : a portable machine for planing a floor or deck
d. : a machine for planing stone slabs
e. : a rotary hand machine that fits over an engine steam chest and is used for planing the valve seat

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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