fly press


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fly press

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a hand-operated press in which a horizontal beam with heavy steel balls attached to the ends gives additional momentum to the descending member used to punch or compress material
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Barrett's collection of short stories was first published in Ireland by the Stinging Fly Press in 2013, and has been published in the UK this year by Jonathan Cape.
Hard graft: Ladies in the fly press room at W Evans, a family silverware factory in The Jewellery Quarter founded in 1881.