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miter US English

A tall headdress worn by bishops and senior abbots as a symbol of office, tapering to a point at front and back with a deep cleft between

miter box US English

A guide to enable a saw to cut miter joints at the desired angle

miter joint in miter US English

A joint made between two pieces of wood or other material at an angle of 90°, such that the line of junction bisects this angle

miter shell in miter US English

A mollusk of warm seas that has a sharply pointed shell with a narrow aperture, supposedly resembling a bishop’s miter

mitre wheel US English

Each of a pair of bevelled cogwheels with teeth set at 45° and axes at right angles