Manderil
Manderil Man"der*il, n. A mandrel. [1913 Webster]

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  • manderil — Mandrel Man drel, n. [F. mandrin, prob. through (assumed) LL. mamphurinum, fr. L. mamphur a bow drill.] (Mach.) (a) A bar of metal inserted in the work to shape it, or to hold it, as in a lathe, during the process of manufacture; an arbor. (b)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • manderil — mandril mandril n. any of various shafts that rotate or serve as axes for larger rotating parts. [Written also {manderil} and {mandrel}.] Syn: spindle, mandrel, arbor. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mandrel — Man drel, n. [F. mandrin, prob. through (assumed) LL. mamphurinum, fr. L. mamphur a bow drill.] (Mach.) (a) A bar of metal inserted in the work to shape it, or to hold it, as in a lathe, during the process of manufacture; an arbor. (b) The live… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mandrel — mandril mandril n. any of various shafts that rotate or serve as axes for larger rotating parts. [Written also {manderil} and {mandrel}.] Syn: spindle, mandrel, arbor. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mandrel lathe — Mandrel Man drel, n. [F. mandrin, prob. through (assumed) LL. mamphurinum, fr. L. mamphur a bow drill.] (Mach.) (a) A bar of metal inserted in the work to shape it, or to hold it, as in a lathe, during the process of manufacture; an arbor. (b)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mandril — Mandrel Man drel, n. [F. mandrin, prob. through (assumed) LL. mamphurinum, fr. L. mamphur a bow drill.] (Mach.) (a) A bar of metal inserted in the work to shape it, or to hold it, as in a lathe, during the process of manufacture; an arbor. (b)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mandril — n. any of various shafts that rotate or serve as axes for larger rotating parts. [Written also {manderil} and {mandrel}.] Syn: spindle, mandrel, arbor. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mandrel — or mandril [man′drəl] n. [earlier manderil; prob. < Fr mandrin < Prov mandre, spindle, winch, beam (of a balance) < L mamphur, a bow drill < IE base * menth , to twirl > ON mọndull, handle of a quern] 1. a metal spindle or bar,… …   English World dictionary

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