planing machine


: a machine that planes: such as
: planer
: a stationary machine for planing wood compare buzz planer, cylinder planer
: a portable machine for planing a floor or deck
: a machine for planing stone slabs
: a rotary hand machine that fits over an engine steam chest and is used for planing the valve seat

Word History


from gerund of plane entry 1

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“Planing machine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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