Meaning of DIE in English


Tool or device for imparting a desired shape, form, or finish to a material.

Examples include a perforated block through which metal or Eli Whitney and others, who used templates (tool-guiding patterns) and fixtures

the antecedents of today's tools and dies

to mass-produce firearms for the U.S. Army (see armoury practice ). Today the demand for dies used in metal forming, die casting , and plastic molding is filled by tool-and die-making shops.


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Brücke Die

die casting

die Grünen

tool and die making

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Britannica English dictionary.      Английский словарь Британика.