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Definition of Bevel
BevelBevel Bev"el, n. [C. F. biveau, earlier buveau, Sp. baivel; of
unknown origin. Cf. Bevile.]
1. Any angle other than a right angle; the angle which one
surface makes with another when they are not at right
angles; the slant or inclination of such surface; as, to
give a bevel to the edge of a table or a stone slab; the
bevel of a piece of timber.
2. An instrument consisting of two rules or arms, jointed
together at one end, and opening to any angle, for
adjusting the surfaces of work to the same or a given
inclination; -- called also a bevel square. --Gwilt. BevelBevel Bev"el, a.
1. Having the slant of a bevel; slanting.
2. Hence: Morally distorted; not upright. [Poetic]
I may be straight, though they themselves be bevel.
A bevel angle, any angle other than one of 90[deg].
Bevel wheel, a cogwheel whose working face is oblique to
the axis. --Knight. BevelBevel Bev"el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Beveled (?) or Bevelled;
p. pr. & vb. n. Beveling or Bevelling.]
To cut to a bevel angle; to slope the edge or surface of.
Bevel Bev"el, v. i.
To deviate or incline from an angle of 90[deg], as a surface;
Their houses are very ill built, the walls bevel.
Meaning of Bevel from wikipedia
- a bevelled
edge (uk) or beveled
edge (us) refers
to an edge of a structure
that is not perpendicular
to the faces
of the piece. the words bevel
- bevel gears
are gears where
the axes of the two shafts intersect
and the tooth-bearing faces
of the gears themselves
- james luther bevel
(october 19, 1936 – december
19, 2008) was a minister
of the civil rights movement
in the united
states. as the director
- clapboard, also called bevel
siding, lap siding, and weatherboard, with regional variation
in the definition
terms, is wooden siding
of a building
- a sliding
t bevel, also known
as a bevel gauge
or false square
is an adjustable gauge
angles. the handle
- the nissan bevel
is a concept crossover
at the 2007 north american international
auto show. it is of asymmetrical
design, with one large
- a spiral bevel
gear is a bevel
gear with helical
teeth. the main application
of this is in a vehicle
superciliosa, known commonly
as the palau
bevel-nosed boa, is a species
in the boidae
family. as its common
name suggests, it is found
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