featheredge: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (fe'ur-ej"), [key]
— n.
  1. an edge that thins out like a feather.
  2. the thinner edge of a wedge-shaped board or plank.
  3. a tool for giving a smooth, even finish to plasterwork at corners.
  4. (in silver work) a band of closely spaced oblique lines engraved along an edge of a piece.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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