from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A machine for smoothing or planing wood.


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  • That is to say, he hauled a nickel-plated marlinespike thing toward him, shoved another one away from him, took a twist on the steerin 'wheel, the gocart coughed like a horse with the heaves, started up some sort of buzz-planer underneath, and then we begun to move.

    The Depot Master


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