wood turning


: the art or process of fashioning wooden pieces or blocks into various forms and shapes by means of a lathe

Word History

First Known Use

1849, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wood turning was in 1849

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“Wood turning.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wood%20turning. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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