Brake

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Hand or power activated machinery used to form metal.

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
brake ()
brake (noun)
the common bracken fern () - Pteridium aquilinum
brake (noun)
1.
a toothed instrument or machine for separating out the fiber of flax or hemp by breaking up the woody parts
2.
a machine for bending, flanging, folding, and forming sheet metal
brake (noun)
rough or marshy land overgrown usually with one kind of plant
brake (noun)
1.
a device for arresting or preventing the motion of a mechanism usually by means of friction
2.
something used to slow down or stop movement or activity - use interest rates as a brake on spending
brake (verb)
transitive verb
intransitive verb
to retard or stop by or as if by a brake
1.
to operate or manage a brake , especially to apply the brake on a vehicle
2.
to become checked by a brake
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