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Synonyms for hone

Synonyms for hone

to give a sharp edge to

to have a strong longing for

Synonyms for hone

a whetstone made of fine gritstone

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sharpen with a hone

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Final finishing operations don't accommodate much variation, so they need the uniform surface preparation that the flexible hone provides," explains Urano.
We have learned the quality of our reaming now does not need to be as critical because we have the hone.
After ten years as area director in the South West of England, Hone was appointed.
Hone expects that his colleagues will uncover a bird belonging to the Daohugou Biota within a decade.
The exit payments for staff other than our former chief executive, Dennis Hone, are limited to statutory redundancy The Olympic pay, any leave they were unable to take before their employment ended, and, where appropriate, payment in lieu of notice.
The loss is all the more critical because the Stations of the Cross at Kiltullagh are the only ones completed by Evie Hone and have hung in the church since 1946.
Von Hone, barely survived the financial collapse in 2008 and has experienced a decline in sales, save for a brief span in 2011 when things jumped and inspired a lot of hope and optimism among the collective.
MANY A FINE TUNE: Christopher Burns, of Warwick Auctions, with the rare PA Hone violin made in Coventry in 1922
Former nightclub owner Mr Hone, who lives in Solihull, said he still gets daily reminders about the interest in the superprix.
In this process, the work gear, driven by the tool on crossed-axes, is reciprocating across the hone.
In recognition of the royal linkages with its original gifting to Tonga, the son of the Maori King Tuheitia Paki, Whatumoana Paki (pictured right with the taonga and matua Hone), received the taonga on behalf of his father the King, alongside Tainui kaumatua Hone Ahu.
Standard accessories include a 180 grit CBN wheel, a 220 grit diamond wheel, a 180 grit hone brush, and a 115V vacuum.
If a part comes off a hone just a little too small, it can be rerun.
One of the most versatile tools used throughout the industry today to perform maintenance on cylindrical IDs is the flexible ball-style hone.
Ian Hone, 36, has lost his wife, a house he hoped to buy, was left with health problems and saw his income shattered as a result of a freak punch thrown by a drunk girl.