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Old 20th January 2021, 11:16 AM   #44
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Originally Posted by bruto View Post

Swarf, a versatile word that can mean either a swoon (or the act of swooning), or the residue from metal machining.
I once designed a swarf collector, complete with 5-bin rotary bucket holder for separating different alloys!
Cum catapultae proscribeantur tum soli proscripti catapultas habeant.
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