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mitre

noun [C] uk UK ( US miter)   /ˈmaɪ.tər/ us    /-t̬ɚ/

mitre noun [C] (HAT)

mitre noun [C] (WOOD JOINT)

( also mitre joint) a joint made by two pieces of wood that have both been cut at an angle of 45° at the joining ends
Translations of “mitre”
in Spanish mitra…
in French mitre…
in German die Bischofsmütze…
in Chinese (Traditional) 帽子, 主教冠…
in Chinese (Simplified) 帽子, 主教冠…
(Definition of mitre from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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