tonguing-and-grooving plane

[ tuhng-ing-uhn-groo-ving ]
/ ˈtʌŋ ɪŋ ənˈgru vɪŋ /

noun Carpentry.

a plane for cutting the edges of boards into tongues and grooves.

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Origin of tonguing-and-grooving plane

First recorded in 1890–95

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