Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A circle, or one of a series of concentric circles, turned on the face of a flange, in which red-lead, flax, or metallic packing is placed to make a tight joint.

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Examples

  • While the outside areas of the course were relatively choppy, the racing-line was dialed and fast.

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