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Which of the following statement is incorrect with reference of lathe cutting tools?

A. The flank of the tool is the surface or surfaces below and adjacent to the cutting edges

B. The nose is the corner, arc or chamfer joining the side cutting and the end cutting edges

C. The heel is that part of the tool which is shaped to produce the cutting edges and face

D. The base is that surface of the shank which bears against the support and takes tangent pressure of the cut