index head

noun
variants: or indexing head

Definition of index head

: a headstock attachable to the table of a milling machine, planer, or shaper on which work may be mounted by a chuck or centers for indexing

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“Index head.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/index%20head. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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