rake angle

  • 1 Rake angle — This article is about cutting geometry. For steering geometry, see Bicycle and motorcycle geometry. A schematic showing positive and negative rake angles. Rake angle is a parameter used in various cutting and machining processes, describing the… …

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  • 2 rake angle — noun : rake VI 3 …

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  • 3 Rake — may refer to:* Rake (angle), various angles in bicycle and motorcycle geometry * Rake (cellular automaton), a cellular automaton pattern that moves while regularly emitting spaceships * Rake (character), a man habituated to immoral conduct. *… …

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  • 4 rake — Ⅰ. rake [1] ► NOUN ▪ an implement consisting of a pole with a toothed crossbar or fine tines at the end, used for drawing together leaves, cut grass, etc. or smoothing loose soil or gravel. ► VERB 1) draw together with a rake. 2) make smooth with …

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  • 5 rake — rake1 [rāk] n. [ME < OE raca; akin to ON reka, spade, Ger rechen, a rake < IE base * reĝ , to direct, put in order > RIGHT] 1. any of various long handled tools with teeth or prongs at one end, used for gathering loose grass, hay, leaves …

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  • 6 rake — rake1 noun 1》 an implement consisting of a pole with a toothed crossbar or fine tines at the end, used for drawing together cut grass or leaves or smoothing loose soil or gravel. 2》 an act of raking. verb 1》 draw together or make smooth with a… …

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  • 7 rake — I. /reɪk / (say rayk) noun 1. a long handled tool with teeth or tines for gathering together hay or the like, breaking and smoothing the surface of ground, etc. 2. a similar implement used in agriculture, especially one drawn by a tractor. 3. any …

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  • 8 rake — rake1 rakable, rakeable, adj. raker, n. /rayk/, n., v., raked, raking. n. 1. an agricultural implement with teeth or tines for gathering cut grass, hay, or the like or for smoothing the surface of the ground. 2. any of various implements having a …

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  • 9 rake — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a an implement consisting of a pole with a crossbar toothed like a comb at the end, or with several tines held together by a crosspiece, for drawing together hay etc. or smoothing loose soil or gravel. b a wheeled implement for… …

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  • 10 rake — rake1 [reık] n [Sense: 1 2; Origin: Old English racu] [Sense: 3; Date: 1600 1700; Origin: Origin unknown] 1.) a gardening tool with a row of metal teeth at the end of a long handle, used for making soil level, gathering up dead leaves etc ▪ a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 rake — 1 noun 1 (C) a gardening tool with a row of metal teeth at the end of a long handle, used for making soil level, gathering up dead leaves etc 2 (C) old fashioned a man who behaves in an unacceptable way, having many sexual relationships, drinking …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 rake — I [[t]reɪk[/t]] n. v. raked, rak•ing 1) agr. an agricultural implement with teeth or tines for gathering cut grass, hay, etc., or for smoothing the surface of the ground 2) any of various implements of similar form and use 3) agr. cv to gather,… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 13 rake — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English racu; akin to Old High German rehho rake Date: before 12th century 1. a. an implement equipped with projecting prongs to gather material (as leaves) or for loosening or smoothing the surface of… …

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  • 14 angle — See ackermann angle approach angle attack angle cam angle caster angle departure angle dwell dwell angle front triangle heading angle …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 15 Rake (theatre) — English theatre stages in the Middle Ages and early Modern era typically sloped upwards away from the audience. This is known as a rake or raked stage and improves the view for the audience. The slope of the rake is measured by the number of… …

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  • 16 rake — [1] The angle at which a rod is attached. Also see fork rake. [2] The fore and aft inclination from the vertical …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

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  • 18 Top rake — (Mech.) The angle that the front edge of the point of a tool is set back from the normal to the surface being cut. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …

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  • 19 tool angle — noun 1. : the angle included between the top and front faces of a cutting tool 2. : an angle used to designate the form of the cutting edge of a tool compare clearance 2e, cutting angle, rake VI 3 …

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  • 20 side rake — noun : the angle of deviation of a side of a cutting tool from a specified reference plane (as a plane normal to the surface of the work and parallel to the line of relative motion of tool and work) …

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