jack plane

noun

Definition of jack plane

: a medium-sized general-purpose plane used in carpentry and joinery

First Known Use of jack plane

1680, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of jack plane was in 1680

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“Jack plane.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jack%20plane. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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