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sand·er

 (săn′dər)
n.
One that sands, especially:
a. A device that spreads sand on roads.
b. Such a device together with the truck that carries it.
c. A machine having a powered abrasive-covered disk or belt, used for smoothing or polishing surfaces: a floor sander.
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sander

(ˈsændə)
n
1. (Tools) a power-driven tool for smoothing surfaces, esp wood, plastic, etc, by rubbing with an abrasive disc
2. (Mechanical Engineering) a person who uses such a device
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sand•er

(ˈsæn dər)

n.
a person or apparatus that sands.
[1620–30]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sander - a power tool used for sanding woodsander - a power tool used for sanding wood; an endless loop of sandpaper is moved at high speed by an electric motor
electric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
power tool - a tool driven by a motor
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Translations

sander

[ˈsændəʳ] N (= tool) (gen) → lijadora f; (for floor) → pulidora f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

sander

[ˈsændər] n (= tool) → ponceuse f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

sander

n (= tool)Rutscher m, → Vibrationsschleifer m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

sander

[ˈsændəʳ] n (machine) → levigatrice f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
All that being said, if it were my house and I didn't have those concerns, I would probably go in with a heavy disc sander and knock it out.
The first thing I did was cut off two pieces with my bandsaw and shape them on a disc sander. The bigger wedge is 5 5/8" in length, 11/4" wide and 3/4" deep.
Rotors were ripped on the table saw, cut to length on the miter saw using stop blocks, drilled on the drill press with an alignment fixture, and rounded on the disc sander. Wheels and pins were purchased.
I use it with my router tabLe, disc sander and orbital sanders, so when I flip one of them on, my shop vacuum also starts up to take care of dust collection.
The application of choice was a tough duo created from the partnering of the Roloc Air-Powered Disc Sander with the Roloc Quick Release System (both by 3M) combining high performance and durability.
One of the most useful tools for the hobbyist gunsmith or metalworker is the disc sander. These may be 6 to 12-inch bench models or small hand-held electric or air-powered models.
Chunks of ice can be shaped and polished with a disc sander. With this tool, a flat slab of ice soon becomes a plump fish.
After an informative introduction, various tools and issues relevant to shop projects are covered including sharpening techniques and station, downdraft workbench, lumber and plywood storage, mobile clamping cart, drill press vise, shop built disc sander, sandpaper caddy, avoiding kickback and binding options, and a deluxe drum sander.
Sandie Mizerak of Little Sebago Gallery & Frame in Windham, Maine, pointed to her disc sander as the "most indispensable piece of equipment" in her shop.
And a disc sander is one of the quickest ways of removing caked-on paint.
Custom builder Vernon Palmer of Bend, Ore., has his flooring subcontractor fill the nail holes in the underlayment, and then sand the surface with a disc sander before installing the vinyl.
drill press, a belt disc sander, and for $49, a 6-in.