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Noun: rabbet  ra-bit
  1. A rectangular groove made to hold two pieces together
    - rebate
Verb: rabbet  ra-bit
  1. Join with a rabbet joint
  2. Cut a rectangular groove into

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Derived forms: rabbeted, rabbets, rabbeting

Type of: bring together, channel, cut out, exscind [], groove, join

Encyclopedia: Rabbet