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Definition: Dovetail molding
, n. (Carp.)
A flaring tenon, or tongue (shaped like a bird's tail
spread), and a mortise, or socket, into which it fits
tightly, making an interlocking joint between two pieces
which resists pulling a part in all directions except one.
(Arch.), a molding of any convex section
arranged in a sort of zigzag, like a series of dovetails.
(Carp.), a saw used in dovetailing.