reamer definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
a person or thing that reams; specif.,
- a sharp-edged tool for enlarging or tapering holes
- an implement for scraping out the caked lining of a pipe bowl
reamer definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Any of various tools used to shape or enlarge holes or bores.
- A utensil with a conical, ridged projection, used for extracting citrus-fruit juice.
citrus (left) and wood-boring reamers
reamer - Medical Definition
A rotating tool used to shape or enlarge holes.