drill press definition

  • noun:
    • A powered straight drilling machine when the drill is pressed into the work immediately or by a hand lever.
    • a device tool where a rotating cutter, often a-twist drill, is pressed into a workpiece to create a hole.
    • A form of drilling-machine armed with one or more drills for boring holes in metal, and designated as straight, horizontal, or universal, according to its mode of working.
    • a machine device with an independent, upright stand; a power exercise is pressed in to the work automatically or with a hand lever
  • others:
    • A machine for drilling holes in steel, the exercise becoming pushed towards the material because of the activity of a screw.

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