rabbet

[n] - a rectangular groove made to hold two pieces together 2. [v] - join with a rabbet joint 3. [v] - cut a rabbet in something
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Rabbet

A rectangular, longitudinal groove cut in the corner edge of a board or plank.
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Rabbet

Rab'bet (răb'bĕt) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Rabbeted ; present participle & verbal noun Rabbeting .] [ French raboter to plane, plane down, rabot a plane; prefix re- re- + Old French
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Rabbet

Rab'bet noun [ See Rabbet , v. , and confer Rebate , noun ] 1. (Carp.) 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 co...
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rabbet

rebate noun a rectangular groove made to hold two pieces together
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Rabbet

• (n.) 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. • (v. t.) To unite the e...
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Rabbet

a narrow piece of folded metal fastened to the inside upper end of the hive body from which the frames are suspended.
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Rabbet

In carpentry, a rabbet is a sloping cut made on the edge of a board so that it may join by lapping with another board similarly cut.
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rabbet

(Or REBATE); An angular or stepped groove cut along or near the edge of a wooden work-piece as part of a joint. Usually designed to take and secure the ends of a number of planks, such as the stem rabbet. Or, in the case of the keel rabbet, designed to take the edge of the garboard strake.
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Rabbet

The recess or groove of a frame for holding the picture.
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Rabbet

A rabbet (also known as a rebate in some parts of England ) is a recess or groove cut into the edge of a piece of machineable material, usually wood. When viewed in cross-section, a rabbet is two-sided and open to the edge or end of the surface into which it is cut. The word rabbet is from Old French rabbat, `a recess into a wall,` and rabattre .....
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RABBET

A carpentry term. A cut or groove along or near the edge of a piece of wood that allows another piece to fit into it to form a joint. A dado.
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Rabbet

A rectangular longitudinal groove cut in the corner edge of a board or plank.
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Rabbet

The recess or groove of a frame for holding the picture.
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Rabbet

Groove cut into the keel, stem, or sternpost to receive planking. The rabbet line is the intersection of the planking's outer edge with the keel, stem, or sternpost (also see bearding and middle line).
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rabbet

groove cut to receive an edge
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