gear cutter

noun

Definition of gear cutter

1 : a machine for milling, hobbing, planing, or shaping gear teeth — compare gear hobber, gear shaper
2 : a milling cutter especially contoured to cut gear teeth

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“Gear cutter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gear%20cutter. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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