- to interrupt the wind flow by moving the tongue as if pronouncing t and k alternately, especially in playing rapid passages or staccato notes on a brass instrument.
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A double-tongue miter is made by cutting on the adjoining edges tongues which engage in each other.Handwork in Wood
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