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chuck in Engineering topic

chuckchuck2 noun  1 [countable]TE part of a machine that holds something firmly so that it does not move2 [singular] spokenTALK TO somebody a friendly word used to address someone in some parts of northern England
Examples from the Corpus
chuckMeat cuts used include pork shoulders; beef chuck, brisket, and flank; and trimmings of all kinds.It is important not to use conventional chucks for hammer drilling.a drill chuckground chuckThe banding clamps and three-jaw chuck I have, are home made.Boning and muscle-boning of the chuck produce roasts and steaks bearing such names as petite steak and flatiron roast.