bevel

Definitions

Construction

  • Any angle (except a right angle) or inclination of any line or surface that joins another.
  • An adjustable instrument used for determining, measuring, or reproducing angles.
  • In welding, preparation on the edges to be welded.

Publishing

  • noun a sloping edge, especially the sloping edge of a piece of type between the face and the shoulder, or the sloping edge of a stereotype which is attached by clamps to the base
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