Framing chisel
Framing Fram"ing, n. 1. The act, process, or style of putting together a frame, or of constructing anything; a frame; that which frames. [1913 Webster]

2. (Arch. & Engin.) A framework, or a sy? of frames. [1913 Webster]

{Framing chisel} (Carp.), a heavy chisel with a socket shank for making mortises.


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  • Framing chisel — Socket Sock et, n. [OE. soket, a dim. through OF. fr. L. soccus. See {Sock} a covering for the foot.] 1. An opening into which anything is fitted; any hollow thing or place which receives and holds something else; as, the sockets of the teeth.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • framing chisel — noun : a long sturdy chisel designed for rough carpentry work * * * a woodworking chisel for heavy work and deep cuts, often having a handle reinforced to withstand blows from a metal hammer head. Also called mortise chisel. [1870 75] …   Useful english dictionary

  • framing chisel — a woodworking chisel for heavy work and deep cuts, often having a handle reinforced to withstand blows from a metal hammer head. Also called mortise chisel. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • Framing — Fram ing, n. 1. The act, process, or style of putting together a frame, or of constructing anything; a frame; that which frames. [1913 Webster] 2. (Arch. & Engin.) A framework, or a sy? of frames. [1913 Webster] {Framing chisel} (Carp.), a heavy… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chisel — This article is about the tool. For the American band, see Chisel (band). For the album by Australian band Cold Chisel, see Chisel (album). Steel woodworking chisel …   Wikipedia

  • Socket chisel — Socket Sock et, n. [OE. soket, a dim. through OF. fr. L. soccus. See {Sock} a covering for the foot.] 1. An opening into which anything is fitted; any hollow thing or place which receives and holds something else; as, the sockets of the teeth.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mortise chisel. — See framing chisel. [1670 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • mortise chisel. — See framing chisel. [1670 80] …   Useful english dictionary

  • outlet — Socket Sock et, n. [OE. soket, a dim. through OF. fr. L. soccus. See {Sock} a covering for the foot.] 1. An opening into which anything is fitted; any hollow thing or place which receives and holds something else; as, the sockets of the teeth.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Socket — Sock et, n. [OE. soket, a dim. through OF. fr. L. soccus. See {Sock} a covering for the foot.] 1. An opening into which anything is fitted; any hollow thing or place which receives and holds something else; as, the sockets of the teeth. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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