tusk tenon


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

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1825, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
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 21 Jun. 2024.

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