Punching 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]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • punching machine — /ˈpʌntʃɪŋ məʃin/ (say punching muhsheen) noun a power driven machine used to cut, draw, or otherwise shape material, especially metal sheets, with dies, under pressure or by heavy blows. Also, punching press; US, punch press …   Australian English dictionary

  • Punching — Metals Punching in metal fabrication is the process of using a machine to press a shape through a sheet of metal and into a die to create the desired shape in the metal. This is most commonly done by use of a turret , a computer numerical… …   Wikipedia

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  • 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

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