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Definition of Fillet

Fillet
Fillet Fil"let, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Filleted; p. pr. & vb. n. Filleting.] To bind, furnish, or adorn with a fillet.
Fillet
Fillet Fil"let, n. [OE. filet, felet, fr. OF. filet thread, fillet of meat, dim. of fil a thread, fr. L. filum. See Fille a row.] 1. A little band, especially one intended to encircle the hair of the head. A belt her waist, a fillet binds her hair. --Pope. 2. (Cooking) A piece of lean meat without bone; sometimes, a long strip rolled together and tied. Note: A fillet of beef is the under side of the sirlom; also called tenderloin. A fillet of veal or mutton is the fleshy part of the thigh. A fillet of fish is a slice of flat fish without bone. ``Fillet of a fenny snake.' --Shak. 3. A thin strip or ribbon; esp.: (a) A strip of metal from which coins are punched. (b) A strip of card clothing. (c) A thin projecting band or strip. 4. (Mach.) A concave filling in of a re["e]ntrant angle where two surfaces meet, forming a rounded corner. 5. (Arch.) A narrow flat member; especially, a flat molding separating other moldings; a reglet; also, the space between two flutings in a shaft. See Illust. of Base, and Column. 6. (Her.) An ordinary equaling in breadth one fourth of the chief, to the lowest portion of which it corresponds in position. 7. (Mech.) The thread of a screw. 8. A border of broad or narrow lines of color or gilt. 9. The raised molding about the muzzle of a gun. 10. Any scantling smaller than a batten. 11. (Anat.) A fascia; a band of fibers; applied esp. to certain bands of white matter in the brain. 12. (Man.) The loins of a horse, beginning at the place where the hinder part of the saddle rests. Arris fillet. See under Arris.

Meaning of Fillet from wikipedia

- Fillet may refer to: Annulet (architecture), part of a column capital, also called a fillet Fillet (aircraft), a fairing smoothing the airflow at a joint...
- A fillet or filet (UK: /ˈfɪlɪt/, US: /fɪˈleɪ/; from the French word filet /filɛ/) is a cut or slice of boneless meat or fish. The fillet is often a prime...
- Filet mignon (/ˌfiːleɪ ˈmiːnjɒ̃/; French for "tender fillet", "delicate fillet", or "fine fillet") is a steak cut of beef taken from the smaller end of...
- Fillet welding refers to the process of joining two pieces of metal together whether they be perpendicular or at an angle. These welds are commonly referred...
- A beef tenderloin, known as an eye fillet in Australasia, filet in France, Filet Mignon in Brazil, and fillet in the United Kingdom and South Africa, is...
- A fish fillet, from the French word filet /filɛ/ meaning a thread or strip, is the flesh of a fish which has been cut or sliced away from the bone by cutting...
- markets and hypermarkets sell hake in various forms: frozen fillet, fillet skin-on, fillet skin-off, etc. In France, fish are generally purchased in supermarkets...
- is served with the bone in. With the bone removed, it is called "Scotch fillet". It is both flavorful and tender, coming from the lightly worked upper...
- In mechanical engineering, a fillet /ˈfɪlɪt/ is a rounding of an interior or exterior corner of a part design. An interior or exterior corner, with an...
- A fillet knife (also called a filleting knife) is a kitchen knife used for filleting. It gives good control and aids in filleting. It is a very flexible...
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