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Overview of noun mitre

The noun mitre has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. miter joint, mitre joint, miter, mitre

(joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner)

2. miter, mitre

(the surface of a beveled end of a piece where a miter joint is made; "he covered the miter with glue before making the joint")

3. miter, mitre

(a liturgical headdress worn by bishops on formal occasions) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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