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plane

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having a surface without bends, breaks, or irregularities
  • You can do these tracings on any plane surface.
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level, flat, plane, even, smooth mean having a surface without bends, curves, or irregularities. level applies to a horizontal surface that lies on a line parallel with the horizon.
    • the vast prairies are nearly level
flat applies to a surface devoid of noticeable curvatures, prominences, or depressions.
    • the work surface must be flat
plane applies to any real or imaginary flat surface in which a straight line between any two points on it lies wholly within that surface.
    • the plane sides of a crystal
even applies to a surface that is noticeably flat or level or to a line that is observably straight.
    • trim the hedge so it is even
smooth applies especially to a polished surface free of irregularities.
    • a smooth skating rink

plane

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a vehicle for traveling through the air that has fixed wings for lift
  • A plane flew overhead.
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plane

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to make free from breaks, curves, or bumps
  • planed the wood for the picnic table perfectly smooth so that no one would get splinters
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to move through the air with or as if with outstretched wings
  • An eagle planed effortlessly overhead, gliding on an air current.
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