chase mortise


noun

a mortise having one inclined narrow side.

Nearby words

  1. charwoman,
  2. chary,
  3. charybdis,
  4. chas.,
  5. chase,
  6. chase, mary ellen,
  7. chase, salmon portland,
  8. chase, samuel,
  9. chaser,
  10. chasid

Origin of chase mortise

First recorded in 1825–35

Related formschase mortised, adjective

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