quick return

noun

: a device used in a machine tool to cause the return stroke (as of a reciprocating tool) to be faster than the cutting stroke

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“Quick return.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quick%20return. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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