rabbeted door

  n.
   a door having and edge contoured with an offset creating two surfaces which form an overlap at the abutting edge

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  • rabbeted lock —   n.    a lock with a face or front which is specially formed to use in a rabbeted door …   Locksmith dictionary

  • rabbeted lock — noun Etymology: from past participle of rabbet (II) : a lock whose front conforms to a rabbet on the edge of a door …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rabbet — Rab bet, n. [See {Rabbet}, v., and cf. {Rebate}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Carp.) A longitudinal channel, groove, or recess cut out of the edge or face of any body; especially, one intended to receive another member, so as to break or cover the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rabbet joint — Rabbet Rab bet, n. [See {Rabbet}, v., and cf. {Rebate}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Carp.) A longitudinal channel, groove, or recess cut out of the edge or face of any body; especially, one intended to receive another member, so as to break or cover… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rabbet plane — Rabbet Rab bet, n. [See {Rabbet}, v., and cf. {Rebate}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Carp.) A longitudinal channel, groove, or recess cut out of the edge or face of any body; especially, one intended to receive another member, so as to break or cover… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rabbet — /rab it/, n., v., rabbeted, rabbeting. n. 1. a deep notch formed in or near one edge of a board, framing timber, etc., so that something else can be fitted into it or so that a door or the like can be closed against it. 2. a broad groove let into …   Universalium

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