half-round

adjective

Definition of half-round 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : semicircular or approximately so also : flat on one side and round on the other

2 of veneer : cut from a log placed off center in a lathe so that it comes into contact with the blade on rotation only when the projecting portion reaches the blade

half round

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Definition of half round (Entry 2 of 2)

: something half-round (as a chisel or molding)

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