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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A rabbet / rebate for holding a sash window

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The rabbet on the outer edge of a sash bar to hold the glass and the putty.
  • n. A plane for making a rabbet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of plane used for grooving timber or for rebates.
  • n. A rabbet on the outer edge of a sash-bar to hold the glass and the putty.

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