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Tool

Meanings and phrases

tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an implement used in the practice of a vocation
  2. the means whereby some act is accomplished; instrument
  3. obscene terms for penis; cock; prick; dick; shaft; pecker; peter; putz
  4. a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else; creature; puppet

tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of it; joyride; tool around
  2. drive
  3. furnish with tools
  4. work with a tool

cutting tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a cutting implement; a tool for cutting; cutter; cutlery

edge tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any cutting tool with a sharp cutting edge (as a chisel or knife or plane or gouge)

entrenching tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hand shovel carried by infantrymen for digging trenches; trenching spade

garden tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. used for working in gardens or yards; lawn tool

graving tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tool used by an engraver; graver; pointel; pointrel

hand tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tool used with workers' hands

lawn tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. used for working in gardens or yards; garden tool

machine tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a powered machine for cutting or shaping or finishing metals or other materials
E.g.
  • Haas is one of the largest machine tool builders in the world by total unit volume.
  • It was a machine tool maker that had been founded in 1910 and was confiscated in 1939.
  • Gene Haas founded Haas Automation in 1983 to manufacture machine tool accessory tooling.

power tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tool driven by a motor

shaping tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tool for shaping metal

tire tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. hand tool consisting of a lever that is used to force the casing of a pneumatic tire onto a steel wheel; tire iron

tool around

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of it; joyride; tool

tool bag

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bag in which tools are carried

tool cabinet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a box or chest or cabinet for holding hand tools; toolbox; tool chest; tool case

tool case

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a box or chest or cabinet for holding hand tools; toolbox; tool chest; tool cabinet

tool chest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a box or chest or cabinet for holding hand tools; toolbox; tool cabinet; tool case

tool kit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a set of carpenter's tools; carpenter's kit

tool steel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. alloy steel that is suitable for making tools; is hard and tough and can retain a cutting edge

tool used

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Swimming is a common tool used in strength training.
  • Feeler gauge A feeler gauge is a tool used to measure gap widths.
  • The "CTC Prevention Strategies Guide" is a tool used during this process.

useful tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In literature and rhetoric, ambiguity can be a useful tool.
  • Leonard also said: "The Internet then becomes a useful tool.
  • Google figured it would be a useful tool to open up to web developers.

important tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Webinars are an important tool as well.
  • Knowledge is an important tool in helping to detect fakes and forgeries.
  • Game theory has been widely recognized as an important tool in many fields.

powerful tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ambiguity is a powerful tool of political science.
  • This can become a very powerful tool for purposes of estate planning.
  • This field of phylogenetics is a powerful tool in evolutionary biology.

management tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • SDL MultiTerm Desktop is the desktop terminology management tool from SDL.
  • In computing, Puppet is an open-core software configuration management tool.
  • Antonio Hidalgo and Jose Albor proposed the use of typologies as an innovation management tool.

tool called

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • USDA offers a tool called COMET-Farm that estimates a farm's carbon footprint.
  • "Blade Runner 2049" uses a different but related tool called the Baseline Test.
  • Norton Guides were compiled from ASCII source files with a tool called codice_1.

diagnostic tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is disagreement over whether MRI should be the diagnostic tool of choice.
  • The most reliable diagnostic tool for vulvar CD is histological analysis of biopsies.
  • The Trail Making Test is now commonly used as a diagnostic tool in clinical settings.

software tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • VSee VSee is a proprietary low-bandwidth, group video chat and screen-sharing software tool.
  • The software tool is applied in numerous scientific publications on automatic emotion recognition.
  • In a typical simulation the project is first modeled into a software tool along with uncertain variables.

marketing tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cummings snapped it up as a marketing tool.
  • Originally a marketing tool released prior to the game, they started getting feedback.
  • I don't think it's fair that a trans woman, or man, be used as a convenient marketing tool!"

research tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • mCPP is used as a prototype research tool for drug discovery of selective 5-HT receptor agonists.
  • His qualitative research tool, Affective Encryption Analysis, has received press notice as a trend analysis methodology.
  • Today, QCT is being used in hundreds of medical imaging centers around the world, both clinically and as a powerful research tool.

effective tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On many other occasions, fatwas served as an effective tool for influencing the political process.
  • Scholar Guisela Latorre refers to Chicana/o murals as "a unique and effective tool with which to assert agency from the margins."
  • It also showed that the bomber would be an effective tool for attacking an invasion force before it could reach the United States.

teaching tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film has been shown as a teaching tool in schools in France since 1991.
  • This personal museum was used as a teaching tool for his students at the École.
  • "Gambit" was intended to have the capabilities of a champion level software and a teaching tool for a wide range of player levels.

stone tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Patten Creek Site The Patten Creek Site is prehistoric stone tool fabrication site in Platte County, Wyoming.
  • The people had skills such as making pottery, building houses from wood, weaving, and knapping (stone tool working).
  • Excavations unearthed a campsite with firepit and more than 600 artifacts including stone tool fragments and arrowheads.
E.g.
  • "Cowboy Casino Interactive Poker" is intended as both an entertainment and an educational tool.
  • Education The Oculus Rift is increasingly used in universities and schools as an educational tool.
  • Using this new educational tool, both residents and urologists will be able to access on-line CME accredited training.

political tool

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was a follower of the Gandhian principle of non-violence as a political tool.
  • Piracy in the Strait of Malacca was not only a lucrative way of life but also an important political tool.
  • Its provision, or threatened withdrawal, is sometimes used as a political tool to influence the policies of the destination country, a strategy known as food politics.
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