Business / Machine Shop / Carriage: A principal part of a lathe that carries the cutting tool and consists of the saddle, compound rest and apron.

Other Words for Carriage

Carriage Noun Synonyms: (railway) coach, car


Technology / Aviation / Undercarriage: The landing gear of a land-based aircraft, including struts, frames, and wheels. A very British word that has limited use in the USA. MORE

Stair Carriage Or Stringer

Business / Construction / Stair Carriage Or Stringer: Supporting member for stair treads. Usually a 2 X 12 inch plank notched to receive the treads: sometimes called a 'rough horse.' MORE

Chair (Sidecar)

Technology / Motorcycle / Chair (Sidecar): A one-wheeled carriage for a single passenger attached to the side of a motorcycle, producing a three-wheeled vehicle. MORE

Trager Approach

Health / Massage / Trager Approach: Trager is an approach to bodywork developed in the 1920s by American medical practitioner Dr. Milton Trager. It makes extensive use of touch-contact and encourages the client to experience the freeing MORE

Leaf Spring

Technology / Motorcycle / Leaf Spring: A spring that comprises strips of spring steel clamped together commonly used for the suspension in wheeled vehicles. One end is fixed and the other is attached to the spring component. It is also one MORE


Business / Finance / Coupon: A type of active international management that measures the contribution to performance attributable to investing in the better-performing stock markets of the world. MORE