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punch press

n.
A power press that can be fitted with various dies, as for metalworking.

punch′ press`


n.
a power-driven machine used to cut, draw, or shape material, as metal sheets, with dies.
[1910–15]
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Noun1.punch press - a power driven press used to shape metal partspunch press - a power driven press used to shape metal parts
bench press - a small punch press mounted on a workbench
mechanical press, press - any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids
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