punch press
Punch Punch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Punched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Punching}.] [From {Punch}, n., a tool; cf. F. poin[,c]onner.] To perforate or stamp with an instrument by pressure, or a blow; as, to punch a hole; to punch ticket. [1913 Webster]

{Punching machine}, or {Punching press}, a machine tool for punching holes in metal or other material; -- called also {punch press}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Punch press — Punch Punch, n. [Abbrev. fr. puncheon.] 1. A tool, usually of steel, variously shaped at one end for different uses, and either solid, for stamping or for perforating holes in metallic plates and other substances, or hollow and sharpedged, for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • punch press — n. a press in which dies are fitted for cutting, shaping, or stamping metal …   English World dictionary

  • Punch press — Punch press. См. Штамповочный пресс. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • punch press — punch′ press n. mac a power driven machine used to cut, draw, or shape material, as metal sheets, with dies • Etymology: 1910–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • Punch press — A punch press is a type of machine press used to cut holes in material. It can be small and manually operated and hold one simple die set, or be very large, CNC operated, with a multi station turret and hold a much larger and complex die set.… …   Wikipedia

  • punch press — Mach. a power driven machine used to cut, draw, or otherwise shape material, esp. metal sheets, with dies, under pressure or by heavy blows. [1910 15] * * * Machine tool that changes the size or shape of a piece of material, usually sheet metal,… …   Universalium

  • punch press — noun a power driven press used to shape metal parts • Hypernyms: ↑press, ↑mechanical press • Hyponyms: ↑bench press * * * noun also punching press : a press for working on metal or other materials by the u …   Useful english dictionary

  • punch press — noun Date: 1911 a press equipped with cutting, shaping, or combination dies for working on material (as metal) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Punch press — Штамповальный пресс; Дыропробивной пресс …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • punch press — machine power tool used metalworking and for punching holes in metal …   English contemporary dictionary

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