Recent Examples of machine tool from the Web
The biggest consumer is the auto industry, with about 25 percent of supply predominately used in cutting and machining tools.
At a vocational school of Montmagny, 50 miles northeast of Quebec City, students learn to program machine tools or to master welding.
Haegeumgang also sold machine tools, and an ad in 2014 for those products on a Chinese website listed the company headquarters at the same address as the North Korean embassy in Beijing.
Those grimy workshops made muskets and machine tools.
In the 18th and 19th centuries, humans developed the steam engine, created the textile industry, invented machine tools and factories, and built telecommunication, transportation and power infrastructure.
Diplomats and their underlings have brokered deals for weapons and drugs, and more mundane products like machine tools and cows.
Also on deck: the final reading of the annual change in Japanese machine tool orders for August, and the nation's small business confidence index, forecast to tick up half a point to 49.5 for September.
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Definition of machine tool for English Language Learners
: a tool (such as a drill) that is powered by electricity and designed for shaping metal or wood
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