Definitions for "Skive"
Keywords:  shave, pare, thick, hides, cleanly
To pare or shave off the rough or thick parts of (hides or leather).
(...also known as "feathering" the leather) This is usually done when overlapping is required, as in overlay and inlay. The backside of the leather is scraped thin along the edges, or wherever the leather is too thick, with a sharp knife, lightly sanded for continuity, then quickly burned with a match or flame to remove any small, loose beads of skin that remain.
remove the surface of; "skive leather"
Skive is a town in Skive municipality (Danish, Skive Kommune) in Viborg County at the base of Salling Peninsula, a part of the larger Jutland peninsula in northwest Denmark. It is the municipality's main town and the site of its municipal council.
Keywords:  jive, hive, rhymes, avoid, kind
(Rhymes with "jive" or "hive") To avoid work of any kind. Skived, skiving.
Keywords:  hookey, skip, school, play
play hookey, skip school
Keywords:  lap, gem, facets, polishers, diamond
The iron lap used by diamond polishers in finishing the facets of the gem.
To remove or cut away part of the hose cover exposing the reinforcement, to permit the attachment of a coupling directly over.
A process of removing one layer of material to expose a lower layer of a different material.
Keywords:  concave, cushion, curved, edge, back
Concave curved back edge of a cushion.
Keywords:  glue, backbone, spine, perfect, prepare
The amount ground off the backbone of perfect bind book to prepare the surface of the spine for the glue which holds the pages together.