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  • v. To smooth; to plane.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A tool used by coopers for smoothing and chamfering rheir work, especially the inside of casks.
  • transitive v. To smooth; to plane.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A coopers' tool for smoothing work, as the inside of a cask.
  • To smooth; plane.


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