angle set


Definition of angle set

1 mining engin : a timber set containing an angle brace
2 mining engin : one of a series of sets making angles with one another (as in a curving shaft or tunnel)

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First Known Use of angle set

1907, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Angle set.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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