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ma·chine

(mă-shēn'),
Any mechanical apparatus or device.
[L. machina, contrivance]

machine

/ma·chine/ (mah-shēn´) a mechanical contrivance for doing work or generating energy.
heart-lung machine  a combination blood pump (artificial heart) and blood oxygenator (artificial lung) used in open-heart surgery.

machine

See Heart-lung machine, Suicide machine.

ma·chine

(mă-shēn')
Any mechanical apparatus or device.
[L. machina, contrivance]

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A metal machinist will most likely get their plastics from a distributor whose materials may come from a variety of sources.
The plateau used to be a productive period where the machinist performed efficiently on the job for the next 30 years.
DVD Extras: Director commentary, exclusive interview with director Brad Anderson, The Making of The Machinist featurette, eight deleted scenes.
The 35-year-old machinist now faces up to 20 years in prison and a fine of USD250,000, reported the Danish news agency Ritzau.
The women filed charges against the steward with the Machinists.
I lived and breathed fighting management and Eastern Airlines,' said Leo Romano, a chief steward for the machinists union at Boston's Logan Airport, describing what both management and the workers called "the wars.
That run came from a mark of 87, and Machinist competes from the same rating today.
The programmers still program complex parts, but a qualified machinist trained on conversational programming can produce many programs needed.
DiFranco remains publisher of TMD, and last month Thomas Grasson, who had worked under him at Penton as chief editor/publisher of American Machinist, left AM to join TMD as editor.
We were discussing his annual `invasion' on Ayr's Western meeting while he paraded his main contenders for the Gold Cup when suddenly he aired his views on Machinist who was out of sight in his box.
For after almost 20 years as a professional machinist, there are few people who know more about sewing than Jean.