Dovetail

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7-2-395

A joint used in masonry or joinery for connecting two members together, one member having fan shaped tenons projecting from it which fit into a similar shaped rebate in the other member.




Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities - AISM