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Definition of Mangle
MangleMangle Man"gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mangled; p. pr. & vb. n.
Mangling.] [A frequentative fr. OE. manken to main, AS.
mancian, in bemancian to mutilate, fr. L. mancus maimed;
perh. akin to G. mangeln to be wanting.]
1. To cut or bruise with repeated blows or strokes, making a
ragged or torn wound, or covering with wounds; to tear in
cutting; to cut in a bungling manner; to lacerate; to
Mangled with ghastly wounds through plate and mail.
2. To mutilate or injure, in making, doing, or pertaining;
as, to mangle a piece of music or a recitation.
To mangle a play or a novel. --Swift. MangleMangle Man"gle, v. t. [Cf. D. mangelen. See Mangle, n.]
To smooth with a mangle, as damp linen or cloth. MangleMangle Man"gle, n. [D. mangel, fr. OE. mangonel a machine for
throwing stones, LL. manganum, Gr. ? a machine for defending
fortifications, axis of a pulley. Cf. Mangonel.]
A machine for smoothing linen or cotton cloth, as sheets,
tablecloths, napkins, and clothing, by roller pressure.
Mangle rack (Mach.), a contrivance for converting
continuous circular motion into reciprocating rectilinear
motion, by means of a rack and pinion, as in the mangle.
The pinion is held to the rack by a groove in such a
manner that it passes alternately from one side of the
rack to the other, and thus gives motion to it in opposite
directions, according to the side in which its teeth are
Mangle wheel, a wheel in which the teeth, or pins, on its
face, are interrupted on one side, and the pinion, working
in them, passes from inside to outside of the teeth
alternately, thus converting the continuous circular
motion of the pinion into a reciprocating circular motion
of the wheel.
Meaning of Mangle from wikipedia
(machine), a mechanical laundry
of two rollers
, an earlier laundry mangle using rollers
and a heavy...
- A mangle
is a mechanical laundry
of two rollers
in a s****y frame, connected
by cogs and, in its home version, powered
by a hand...
- "The Mangler
" is a short story
King, first published
in the December
magazine, and later collected
in King's 1978 collection...
- Rhizophora mangle
, the red mangrove, is distributed
in estuarine ecosystems throughout
the tropics. Its viviparous
"seeds", in actuality called
- Vaibhav Mangle
(Marathi: वैभव मांगले) is a Marathi actor
for his comic roles
in Marathi theatre
- The box mangle
is said to have been invented
in the 17th century. It consisted
of a heavy frame containing
with rocks, resting
- The term mangling
to: name mangling
in computer software using
as a laundry device
by cutting, tearing...
- Mangle Island
) is a coral island located
in the Archipelago
of San Bernardo, Gulf of Morrosquillo, Caribbean
Sea. It is governed
or mangold wurzel
Mangel/Mangold, "chard" and Wurzel, "root"), also called
- In compiler
construction, name mangling
name decoration) is a technique
used to solve various problems caused
by the need to resolve
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