Thesaurus / tonguing

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For tonguing, the bit shown in Fig. 2744 is employed, the depth gauge g being adjustable in the groove by means of the slot shown.

It did sound like a cornet, even to the tremolo and the tonguing.

But the "view halloo" was quickly dropped and the tonguing of the dog was now in short, high-pitched yelps at one place.

Two Little SavagesErnest Thompson Seton

Don't be afraid to switch a young dog some, to make him learn good from bad, like tonguing track and rabbit.

Hunting DogsOliver Hartley

Tonguing and grooving can be used in such cases, but flashing with lead is a simpler process.

Woodworking for BeginnersCharles Gardner Wheeler

Sooner or later his master would hear him tonguing and arrive to take charge.

The Duck-footed HoundJames Arthur Kjelgaard

Fig. 15 shows a woody plant with one layer prepared by tonguing and another by ringing.

opposites of tonguing

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