bevel

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bevel(
beh
-
vuhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (angled surface)
a. el bisel
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Oliver cut a 45 degree bevel on the edge of the table top.Oliver cortó un bisel de 45 grados en el borde de la mesa.
2. (tool)
a. la falsa escuadra
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Ted used a bevel to mark the angles to cut on each timber.Ted usó una falsa escuadra para marcar los ángulos a cortar en cada madera.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (oblique)
a. biselado
This bevel cut mirror looks quite elegant.Este espejo de corte biselado se ve bastante elegante.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to cut a slope into)
a. biselar
Bevel the end of each table leg slightly.Bisela ligeramente el extremo de cada pata de la mesa.
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bevel
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (on wood, glass)
a. el bisel
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (wood, glass)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. biselar
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bevel [ˈbevəl]
adjective
biselado
noun
(tool) (also bevel edge) cartabón (m); escuadra (f) falsa; (surface) bisel (m);
transitive verb
biselar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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