gathering machine

noun

Definition of gathering machine

: a machine consisting of pockets or bins with devices for removing book signatures placed in each bin, dropping them on a movable chain belt, and delivering the assembled books complete

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“Gathering machine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gathering%20machine. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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