Definition of feather edge in English:

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feather edge

noun

A fine edge produced by tapering a board, plank, or other object.
Example sentences
  • A planar-laminated silty dolostone was regarded as a thin or condensed ‘Winchell Creek Siltstone’ near the western feather edge of the member.
  • The distal front of a namakier advances like a lava flow or a caterpillar tank-track (and retreats as a dissolving feather edge).
  • The root face is obtained by grinding the feather edge to provide a small root face.

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