milling cutter


: a rotary tool-steel cutter used in a milling machine for shaping and dressing metal surfaces

Word History

First Known Use

1864, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of milling cutter was in 1864

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“Milling cutter.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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