noun mi·cro·machining \"+\

Definition of micromachining



  1. :  the removing (as in drilling, planing, or shaping) of small amounts of material (such as metal) by action other than that of a sharp-edged tool micromachining done with an electron beam

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Origin and Etymology of micromachining

micr- + machining, gerund of 2machine

First Known Use: 1955

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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