punch press

noun

Definition of punch press

: a press equipped with cutting, shaping, or combination dies for working on material (such as metal)

First Known Use of punch press

1863, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of punch press was in 1863

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“Punch press.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/punch%20press. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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