How to Pronounce shear?

Correct pronunciation for the word "shear" is [ʃˈi͡ə], [ʃˈi‍ə], [ʃ_ˈiə].

"Shear" in context

Shear is a process of cutting or trimming away material from a specific surface. It is also referred to as cutting, sawing and trimming. Shear is primarily used for plastic and metal and is used for a variety of reasons. It is used in the manufacturing and construction industry, in addition to DIY projects.

Shearing is achieved through the use of a shearing machine, which is composed of a base and a shear blade, which can be adjusted according to the desired cut length. The shear blade is then placed on the workpiece material and a force is applied onto the knife edge to perform a shear action.

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