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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any plane used by carpenters and joiners for working a flat surface, as jack planes, long planes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any form of plane used on flat surfaces, as the block-plane, the compass-plane, the jack-plane, the jointer, the long plane, the smoothing-plane, and the trying-plane.

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