Definitions for jointerˈdʒɔɪn tər

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. jointer, jointer plane, jointing plane, long plane(noun)

    a long carpenter's plane used to shape the edges of boards so they will fit together

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. jointer(Noun)

    One that joints.

  2. jointer(Noun)

    Any of various tools used to construct or finish joints, especially:

  3. jointer(Noun)

    An equivalent machine, notably used to produce a flat surface on boards

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Jointer(noun)

    one who, or that which, joints

  2. Jointer(noun)

    a plane for smoothing the surfaces of pieces which are to be accurately joined

  3. Jointer(noun)

    the longest plane used by a joiner

  4. Jointer(noun)

    a long stationary plane, for plaining the edges of barrel staves

  5. Jointer(noun)

    a bent piece of iron inserted to strengthen the joints of a wall

  6. Jointer(noun)

    a tool for pointing the joints in brickwork

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  1. Jointer

    A jointer is a woodworking machine used to produce a flat surface along a board's length. The jointer derives its name from its primary function of producing flat edges on boards prior to joining them edge-to-edge to produce wider boards. The use of this term probably arises from the name of a type of hand plane, the jointer plane, which is also used primarily for this purpose.

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