toolholder

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noun tool·hold·er \-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of toolholder

  1. :  a short steel bar having a shank at one end by which it is clamped to a machine and a clamp at the other end to hold small interchangeable cutting bits

1846

First Known Use of toolholder

1846


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