tenon (plural tenons)

  1. A projecting member left by cutting away the wood around it, and made to insert into a mortise, and in this way secure together the parts of a frame.
Translations Verb

tenon (tenons, present participle tenoning; past and past participle tenoned)

  1. (transitive) To make into a tenon.
    First we'll tenon this part, then we'll make a mortise that will fit it on that part.
  2. (transitive) To fit with tenons.

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