Definition of half-lap in English:

half-lap

Line breaks: half-lap

noun

another term for lap joint.
More example sentences
  • Although there are several ways to cut a half-lap, here's how to quickly mill one using nothing more than a portable circular saw and a chisel.
  • The door is made with simple but strong half-lap joints, using just a few basic hand tools and a circular saw.
  • They are joined with half-lap joints or blind mortise and tenon joints.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day humoresque
Pronunciation: ˌhjuːməˈrɛsk
noun
a short, lively piece of music