half-round

1 of 2

adjective

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

2 of 2

noun

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

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“Half-round.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/half-round. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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