Meaning of “tenon” in the English Dictionary

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"tenon" in British English

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tenonnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈten.ən/ us /ˈten.ən/ specialized

the end of a piece of wood that is shaped to fit into a mortise (= an opening) in another piece of wood to form a joint

(Definition of “tenon” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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