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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tusker

tuskless

tusk shell

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tusky

tussah

tussie-mussie

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