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