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kerf

 (kûrf)
n.
1. A groove or notch made by a cutting tool, such as a saw or an axe.
2. The width of a groove made by a cutting tool.

[Middle English, from Old English cyrf, a cutting; see gerbh- in Indo-European roots.]

kerf

(kɜːf)
n
the cut made by a saw, axe, etc
[Old English cyrf a cutting; related to Old English ceorfan to carve]

kerf

(kɜrf)

n.
a cut or incision made by a saw or the like in a piece of wood.
[before 1000; Middle English kerf, kirf, Old English cyrf a cutting]
carf, kerf - A cut or notch in timber is a carf or kerf—which are also used to describe the width of such a cut.
See also related terms for notch.
Translations

kerf

nKerbe f, → Einschnitt m
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