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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees;
[syn: bevel, cant, chamfer]


VERB (2)

1. cut a bevel on; shape to a bevel;
- Example: "bevel the surface"
[syn: bevel, chamfer]

2. cut a furrow into a columns;
[syn: furrow, chamfer, chase]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Chamfer \Cham"fer\, n. [See Chamfron.] The surface formed by cutting away the arris, or angle, formed by two faces of a piece of timber, stone, etc. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Chamfer \Cham"fer\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Chamfered; p. pr. & vb. n. Chamfering. ] [1913 Webster] 1. (Carp.) To cut a furrow in, as in a column; to groove; to channel; to flute. [1913 Webster] 2. To make a chamfer on. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

chamfer n 1: two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees [syn: bevel, cant, chamfer] v 1: cut a bevel on; shape to a bevel; "bevel the surface" [syn: bevel, chamfer] 2: cut a furrow into a columns [syn: furrow, chamfer, chase]