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metal when the mold or bed is full, and turns it in another direction to other molds or beds. Gath′er. 1. (Vehicle.) The inclination forward of an axle journal, or spindle, usually one tenth d, and bound. 3. (Needlework.) To draw into plaits or folds by means of a thread or cord. Gath′er-er. (Sewing-machine.) A device which brings the cloth together in folds or plaits, so as ory's Sewing-machine attachments, Washington, 1872. The ruffler acts upon the same principle. Gath′er-ing. 1. (Bookbinding.) The selection and arranging of a set of sheets according to signat form a book. See gather. 2. (Carpentry.) An assemblage of beams supporting a scuttle. Gath′er-ing-board. (Bookbinding.) A horseshoe-shaped table on which signatures are laid to be gat each other consecutively, knocking up and depositing the complete book on an adjoining table. Gath′er-ing-hoop. One used by coopers to draw in the ends of the staves so as to allow the h