lathe

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lathe(
leyth
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (tool)
a. el torno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Robert fixed the piece of wood he wanted to shape in place on the lathe.Robert sujetó en el torno el trozo de madera al que quería dar forma.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to shape)
a. tornear
The parts were lathed with precision giving them a very sleek appearance.Las piezas fueron torneadas con precisión dándoles una apariencia muy lisa y brillante.
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lathe
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el torno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
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lathe [leɪð]
noun
torno (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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