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A powered vertical drilling machine in which the drill is pressed to the work automatically or by a hand lever.
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(Tools) a machine tool for boring holes, having a stand and work table with facilities for lowering the tool to the workpiece
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a drilling machine having a single vertical spindle.
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|Noun||1.||drill press - a machine tool with a separate, upright stand; an electric drill is pressed into the work automatically or with a hand lever|
electric drill - a rotating power drill powered by an electric motor
machine tool - a powered machine for cutting or shaping or finishing metals or other materials
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