round file


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round file

n
a wastepaper basket
vb
(tr) to throw into a wastepaper basket; discard; reject
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.round file - a file with a circular cross sectionround file - a file with a circular cross section; used to file the inside of holes
file - a steel hand tool with small sharp teeth on some or all of its surfaces; used for smoothing wood or metal
Translations
Rundfeile
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There was general consensus that sans Hillary and company, all challenges to the Second Amendment would end consideration in the SCOTUS round file.
To maintain a proper undercut (for smoother cuts), the top of a round file needs to protrude over the top plate just slightly (about 1/8-inch).
Turning, I deposited The Florida Bar Journal issue in the round file and returned to practicing law.
But binding or not, backed by the US or not, without compliance from the parties concerned, such resolution will just be another piece of paper destined for the round file.
Enlarge the hole you drilled in the Plexiglas with either a small round file or with the drill you drilled the hole with.
Such errors accomplish only one thing: They destine your promotional piece for the infamous round file.
One letter may go into the round file because it flatly declares human-caused climate change to be a conspiracy.
Round teeth take a question-mark shape due to the rounded side plates, and most chains specify what size round file to use.
I started with a basic flat and round file and, once I had the contours of each scale accurately shaped, switched to coarse sandpaper.
Please move articles like this to the round file before publishing.
Whether it's statements, confirmations, prospectuses, shareholder documents or performance reports, it all adds to clutter, and much of it goes into the round file.