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Definition of Indentation

Indentation n. means: The measure of the distance; as, an indentation of one em, or of two ems.

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Indentation n. means: The measure of the distance; as, an indentation of one em, or of two ems.

Meaning of Indentation

Indentation (n.) means: The measure of the distance; as, an indentation of one em, or of two ems.

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Crenel (n.): An embrasure or indentation in a battlement; a loophole in a fortress; an indentation; a notch. See Merlon, and Illust. of Battlement.

Indentation (n.): The measure of the distance; as, an indentation of one em, or of two ems.

Indention (n.): Same as Indentation, 4.

Bay (n.): A recess or indentation shaped like a bay.

Indentation (n.): The act of indenting or state of being indented.

Notch (n.): A hollow cut in anything; a nick; an indentation.

Dimple (n.): A slight indentation on any surface.

Indentation (n.): A recess or sharp depression in any surface.

Indenting (n.): Indentation; an impression like that made by a tooth.

Pit (n.): The indentation or mark left by a pustule, as in smallpox.

Crenelation (n.): The act of crenelating, or the state of being crenelated; an indentation or an embrasure.

Centre (v. t.): To form a recess or indentation for the reception of a center.

Crotchet (n.): An indentation in the glacis of the covered way, at a point where a traverse is placed.

Graining (n.): Indentation; roughening; milling, as on edges of coins.

Impression (n.): That which is impressed; stamp; mark; indentation; sensible result of an influence exerted from without.

Engrailment (n.): Indentation in curved lines, as of a line of division or the edge of an ordinary.

Indentation (n.): A notch or recess, in the margin or border of anything; as, the indentations of a leaf, of the coast, etc.

Dint (n.): The mark left by a blow; an indentation or impression made by violence; a dent.

Dent (n.): A slight depression, or small notch or hollow, made by a blow or by pressure; an indentation.

Dimple (n.): A slight natural depression or indentation on the surface of some part of the body, esp. on the cheek or chin.

Peen (n.): A round-edged, or hemispherical, end to the head of a hammer or sledge, used to stretch or bend metal by indentation.

File (n.): A steel instrument, having cutting ridges or teeth, made by indentation with a chisel, used for abrading or smoothing other substances, as metals, wood, etc.

Poll (v. t.): To cut or shave smooth or even; to cut in a straight line without indentation; as, a polled deed. See Dee/ poll.

Pit (n.): A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation

Heart (n.): That which resembles a heart in shape; especially, a roundish or oval figure or object having an obtuse point at one end, and at the other a corresponding indentation, -- used as a symbol or representative of the heart.

Impress (n.): A mark made by pressure; an indentation; imprint; the image or figure of anything, formed by pressure or as if by pressure; result produced by pressure or influence.

Center (n.): A conical recess, or indentation, in the end of a shaft or other work, to receive the point of a center, on which the work can turn, as in a lathe.

Calk (v. t.): To make an indentation in the edge of a metal plate, as along a seam in a steam boiler or an iron ship, to force the edge of the upper plate hard against the lower and so fill the crevice.

Indentation (n.): The act of beginning a line or series of lines at a little distance within the flush line of the column or page, as in the common way of beginning the first line of a paragraph.

Print (n.): A mark made by impression; a line, character, figure, or indentation, made by the pressure of one thing on another; as, the print of teeth or nails in flesh; the print of the foot in sand or snow.

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Meaning of scallop

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Meaning of Bay

Bay means: An indentation of the coastline between two headlands.

Meaning of Bight

Bight means: 1. The curl or loop in a rope, which may tighten or close at any time, especially if the rope is running. The term "never stand with your foot in a bite" is often heard. 2. An indentation in a coastline.

Meaning of Bight

Bight means: (1) The part of a line between the ends. (2) A loop in a line. (3) An indentation in the coastline lying between two promontories, larger than a bay. (4) ‘Hook the Bight’ is to get married or become involved with a woman. From when the fluke of one anchor gets into the bight of another’s cable.

Meaning of Crenel

Crenel means: An embrasure or indentation in a battlement; a loophole in a fortress; an indentation; a notch. See Merlon, and Illust. of Battlement.

Meaning of Indentation

Indentation means: The measure of the distance; as, an indentation of one em, or of two ems.

Meaning of Indention

Indention means: Same as Indentation, 4.

Meaning of Bay

Bay means: A recess or indentation shaped like a bay.

Meaning of Indentation

Indentation means: The act of indenting or state of being indented.

Meaning of Notch

Notch means: A hollow cut in anything; a nick; an indentation.

Meaning of Dimple

Dimple means: A slight indentation on any surface.

Meaning of Indentation

Indentation means: A recess or sharp depression in any surface.

Meaning of Indenting

Indenting means: Indentation; an impression like that made by a tooth.

Meaning of Pit

Pit means: The indentation or mark left by a pustule, as in smallpox.

Meaning of Crenelation

Crenelation means: The act of crenelating, or the state of being crenelated; an indentation or an embrasure.

Meaning of Centre

Centre means: To form a recess or indentation for the reception of a center.

Meaning of Crotchet

Crotchet means: An indentation in the glacis of the covered way, at a point where a traverse is placed.

Meaning of Graining

Graining means: Indentation; roughening; milling, as on edges of coins.

Meaning of Impression

Impression means: That which is impressed; stamp; mark; indentation; sensible result of an influence exerted from without.

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