verb. join by a tenon and mortise.
- bring together
verb. cut a hole for a tenon in.
noun. a square hole made to receive a tenon and so to form a joint.
- mortise-and-tenon joint
- mortise joint
Example sentences of the word mortice
1. Noun, singular or mass
Deadbolt mortice locks provide a fair amount of security only if the door is strong.