parole meccanica


A machine with moving parts that converts power into motion

Machine Tools

Cutting, boring, and drilling machines used to produce standardized metal parts, which were then assembled into products such as textile looms and sewing machines. The rapid development of machine tools by American inventors in the early nineteenth century was a factor in the rapid spread of industrialization.


application of science and mathematics to develop useful structures and machines


a person who is trained to use both technological and scientific knowledge to solve practical problems