Side Rake

Business / Machine Shop / Side Rake: That surface which slopes to the side of the cutting edge. It may be positive or negative and is combined with the back rake. See rake.

Other Words for Rake

Rake Verb Synonyms: scrape, comb, scratch, grate, graze

Other Words for Side

Side Noun Synonyms: affectation, pretension, haughtiness, arrogance, insolence, pretentiousness, airs
Side Verb Synonyms: surface, face, plane, facet

Side Cutter

Business / Machine Shop / Side Cutter: A milling cutter that has cutting teeth on the side as well as on the periphery or circumference. MORE

Side Effects

Health / Acupuncture / Side Effects: Problems that occur when treatment goes beyond the desired effect. Or problems that occur in addition to the desired therapeutic effect. MORE

Side Lighting

Entertainment / Photography / Side Lighting: Light striking the subject from the side relative to the position of the camera. It produces shadows and highlights to create modeling on the subject. MORE


Entertainment / Golf / Side: ('back side, front side') another term for each 9 holes of an 18 hole course MORE


Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Shortside: The side of the goal closest to the shooter. MORE

Set-Aside Program

Business / Agriculture / Set-Aside Program: A program (not used since the late 1970s) under which farmers are required to set aside a certain percentage of their total planted acreage and devote this land to approved conservation uses (such as MORE