Follower Rest

Business / Machine Shop / Follower Rest: A support for long, slender work turned in the lathe. It is mounted on the carriage, travels close to and with the cutting tool and keeps the work from springing away.

Other Words for Follower

Follower Noun Synonyms: supporter, devotee, fan, aficionado, promoter, enthusiast, booster, advocate, proponent, rooter, groupie
Follower Verb Synonyms: disciple, adherent, student, pupil, apprentice, protege(e)

Other Words for Rest

Rest Adjective Synonyms: repose, sleep, nap, doze, siesta, slumber, lie-down, forty winks, zizz, snooze, shut-eye
Rest Verb Synonyms: lie, remain, stay
Rest Noun Synonyms: (go to) sleep, doze, relax, take a rest, (take one's) repose, lie down, recline, go or take to one's bed, take one's ease, unwind, loll, languish, laze about, be idle, idle about, lounge, (take a) nap, put one's feet up, take it easy, snooze, count

Real Interest Rate

Business / Finance / Real Interest Rate: The rate of interest excluding the effect of expected inflation; that is, the rate that is earned in terms of constant-purchasing-power dollars. Interest rate expressed in terms of real goods, i.e. no MORE

Remainder Interest

Business / Real Estate / Remainder Interest: The remnant of an estate that has been conveyed to take effect and be enjoyed after the termination of a prior estate, such as when an owner conveys a life estate to one party and the remainder to ano MORE

Respiratory Arrest

Health / First Aid / Respiratory Arrest: The absense of breathing or presence of agonal respirations. In most cases, victims of respiratory arrest are also suffering from cardiac arrest, and should receive CPR. MORE


Health / Massage / Rest: 1. Repose. Relaxation. 2. A fragment of embryonic tissue that has been retained after the period of embryonic development. Also called an embryonic rest. MORE

Rate Of Interest

Business / Finance / Rate Of Interest: The rate, as a proportion of the principal, at which interest is computed. MORE

Rain Forest

Science / Weather / Rain Forest: A forest which grows in a region of heavy annual precipitation. There are two major types, tropical and temperate. MORE