Rabbet vs Drabbet - What's the difference?

rabbet | drabbet |


As nouns the difference between rabbet and drabbet

is that rabbet is a longitudinal channel, groove, or recess cut out of the edge or face of a plank of wood or other material; especially, one intended to fit another member to form a joint while drabbet is a coarse linen fabric.

As a verb rabbet

is to cut a in a piece of material.

rabbet

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A longitudinal channel, groove, or recess cut out of the edge or face of a plank of wood or other material; especially, one intended to fit another member to form a joint.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To cut a in a piece of material.
  • Derived terms

    * rabbeted * rabbet joint * rabbet plane

    Anagrams

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    drabbet

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A coarse linen fabric.
  • See also

    * duck (Webster 1913)