tusk tenon

noun

Definition of tusk tenon

: a tenon strengthened by one or more smaller tenons underneath forming a steplike outline

First Known Use of tusk tenon

circa 1825, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tusk tenon was circa 1825

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“Tusk tenon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tusk%20tenon. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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