- diestock [dī′stäk΄]n.a frame to hold dies for cutting threads on water pipes, screws, bolts, etc.
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Diestock — Die stock , n. A stock to hold the dies used for cutting screws. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
diestock — noun Date: circa 1859 a stock to hold dies used for cutting threads … New Collegiate Dictionary
diestock — /duy stok /, n. a frame for holding a number of standard threaded dies for cutting screw threads. [1860 65; DIE2 + STOCK] * * * … Universalium
diestock — noun A component that holds a die that cuts screw threads … Wiktionary
diestock — n. device that holds the dies that cut external threads on metal cylinders (Machinery) … English contemporary dictionary
diestock — noun a hand tool used in the cutting of external screw threads … English new terms dictionary
diestock — die·stock … English syllables
diestock — die•stock [[t]ˈdaɪˌstɒk[/t]] n. mac a frame for holding a number of standard threaded dies for cutting screw threads • Etymology: 1860–65 … From formal English to slang
diestock — /ˈdaɪstɒk/ (say duystok) noun a device for holding the dies used in cutting threads on a rod or pipe … Australian English dictionary
diestock — noun a device that holds the dies that cut external threads on metal cylinders • Hypernyms: ↑device … Useful english dictionary