reamer


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
click for a larger image
reamer
juice reamer

ream·er

 (rē′mər)
n.
1. Any of various tools used to shape or enlarge holes or bores.
2. A utensil with a conical, ridged projection, used for extracting juice from citrus fruits.

reamer

(ˈriːmə)
n
1. (Tools) a steel tool with a cylindrical or tapered shank around which longitudinal teeth are ground, used for smoothing the bores of holes accurately to size
2. (Tools) US a utensil with a conical projection used for extracting juice from citrus fruits; lemon squeezer

ream•er

(ˈri mər)

n.
1. any of various rotary tools, with helical or straight flutes, for finishing or enlarging holes drilled in metal.
2. any bladelike pick or rod used for scraping, shaping, or enlarging a hole: a pipe reamer.
3. a deep, saucerlike dish with a grooved cone in the center for extracting the juice from a fruit.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reamer - a squeezer with a conical ridged center that is used for squeezing juice from citrus fruitreamer - a squeezer with a conical ridged center that is used for squeezing juice from citrus fruit
squeezer - a kitchen utensil for squeezing juice from fruit
2.reamer - a drill that is used to shape or enlarge holes
drill - a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows)
Translations

reamer

[ˈriːməʳ] Nescariador m
References in periodicals archive ?
Two types of chamber reamers will be needed: a standard finish reamer and a pull-through type headspacing reamer.
There is an HD reamer with standard API threads available for drills ranging from the small and compact to the 100,000 pound pullback drills, said Jaime Wines, Ditch Witch director of parts sales and marketing.
Komet of America's Dihart line of reaming tools now includes the Fullmax universal reamer and Duomax indexable cutting ring for fast and efficient machining in hard materials.
Megan and Scott Reamer have always been committed to providing healthier foods for their four children.
From the Purdue Reamer Club, a student organization at Purdue U.
The right reamer will insure that the hole perfectly meets the most stringent construction requirements.
INROCK[R]'s NEW, *PATENTED XTR[R]-S EXTREME REAMER featuring a revolutionary, proprietary, field interchangeable cutter design allowing drillers to easily change cutters, both tungsten carbide insert (TCI) and milled tooth (MT) on job site, in minutes, without any welding, XTR[R]-S cutters (TCI & MT) manufactured by INROCK[R].
PARADIGM Oilfield Services has launched a drilling reamer with a unique pressure-controlled on/off mechanism, enabling operators to drill ahead without having to pull the tool out of the hole to reset it.
HOUSTON, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradigm Oilfield Services is today launching a drilling reamer with a unique pressure-controlled on/off mechanism, enabling operators to drill ahead without having to pull the tool out of the hole to reset it.
Aside from bullets and brass, the other major problems of wildcatting are a chamber reamer and loading dies.
8 mm and flood cooling has been analysed A CNC machining sequence including solid carbide drilling, a semi-finishing carbide boring and cermet reamer finishing of the stainless steel AISI 316L were used and analysed.
Reamer has divided the book into sections organized by types of programs offered and groups in need of particular services.