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plane
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 10
1. Without elevations or depressions; even; level; flat; lying in, or constituting, a plane; as, a plane surface.
3. An ideal surface, conceived as coinciding with, or containing, some designated astronomical line, circle, or other curve; as, the plane of an orbit; the plane of the ecliptic, or of the equator.
7. Figuratively, to make plain or smooth.
Part of Speech: noun
2. A tool for smoothing boards or other surfaces of wood, for forming moldings, etc. It consists of a smooth- soled stock, usually of wood, from the under side or face of which projects slightly the steel cutting edge of a chisel, called the iron, which inclines backward, with an apperture in front for the escape of shavings; as, the jack plane; the smoothing plane; the molding plane, etc.
Part of Speech: verb
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