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Webster

English Word:

rabbet


English Pronunciation:

rab•bet


Noun:


⇨Etymology

imperfect & past participle Rabbeted; present participle & verbal noun Rabbeting. (French) raboter to plane, plane down,rabot a plane; prefix re- re- + (Old French) abouter, aboter. See Abut, and confer Rebut.


⇨Definition

(rabbet),



Transitive Verb:


⇨Etymology

See Rabbet, verb, and confer Rebate, noun


⇨Definition

1. To cut a rabbet in; to furnish with a rabbet.

2. To unite the edges of, as boards, etc. in a rabbet joint.



Noun:


⇨Definition

1. (Carpentry) A longitudinal channel, groove, or recess cut out of the edge or face of any body; especially, one intended to receive another member, so as to break or cover the joint, or more easily to hold the members in place; thus, the groove cut for a panel, for a pane of glass, or for a door, is a rabbet, or rebate.

2. Same as Rabbet joint, below.

Rabbet joint (Carpentry), a joint formed by fitting together rabbeted boards or timbers; -- called also rabbet. -- Rabbet plane, a joiner's plane for cutting a rabbet. Moxon.



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Wiktionary

Noun:

rabbet (plural rabbets) A longitudinal channel, groove, or recess cut out of the edge or face of a plank of wood or other material; especially, one intended to fit another member to form a joint. A rabbet (rebate) for joining wood


Verb:

rabbet (third-person singular simple present rabbets, present participle rabbeting, simple past and past participle rabbeted) (transitive) To cut a rabbet in a piece of material.


Anagrams:

barbet


Reference:

rabbet

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Similar Words:

Other words similar to rabbet can be found below:

1.rab
2.rabab
3.rabat
4.rabate
5.rabatine
6.rabato
7.Rabaul Creole German
8.Rabb
9.rabbate
10.rabbet
11.rabbet joint
12.rabbet plane
13.rabbi
14.Rabbie
15.rabbin
16.rabbinate
17.rabbinic
18.rabbinical
19.rabbinically
20.rabbinism
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