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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See scarf2.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A joint formed by welding, riveting, or brazing together the overlapping scarfed ends, or edges, of metal rods, sheets, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a joint made by notching the ends of two pieces of timber or metal so that they will lock together end-to-end


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