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bevel

 [bev´el]
1. a slanting edge.
2. the slanted portion of a needle tip that facilitates nontraumatic entry into a vein.
Beveled needle tip.

bev·el

(bev'ĕl),
1. A surface having a sloped or slanting edge.
2. The incline that one surface or line makes with another when not at right angles.
3. The edge of a cutting instrument.
4. To create a slanting edge on a body structure.

bevel

[bev′əl]
Etymology: OFr, baif, open mouth angle
1 any angle, other than a right angle, between two planes or surfaces.
2 (in dentistry) any angle other than 90 degrees between a tooth cut and a cavity wall in the preparation of a tooth cavity. Compare cavosurface bevel, contra bevel.

bev·el

(bev'ĕl)
1. The line of intersection of two surfaces that meet at any angle other than a right angle.
2. The angled point of an injection needle.
[O.Fr.]

bev·el

(bev'ĕl)
1. A surface having a sloped or slanting edge.
2. The incline that one surface or line makes with another when not at right angles.
3. The edge of a cutting instrument.
4. To create a slanting edge on a body structure.
[O.Fr.]

bevel,

n the inclination that one surface makes with another when not at right angles; in cavity preparation, a cut that produces an angle of more than 90° with a cavity wall.
bevel, cavosurface,
n the incline or slant of the cavosurface angle of a prepared cavity wall in relation to the plane of the enamel wall.
bevel, contra,
n blade placement toward the base of the periodontal pocket to separate the sulcular from the external epithelium. Also known as a
reverse, or
internal, bevel.
bevel, incisal,
n the angle of an incisor; it can be less than or greater than 90°.
bevel, instrument,
n the sloping keen edge of a cutting instrument.
bevel, reverse,
n See bevel, contra.
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Key words: microleakage, pit and fissure sealants, bevel, permanent teeth, buccal surface
The deeper bevel on the thicker mats are a design option that allows framers to add drama and impact to the art by adding depth.
I used the steepest, 30-degree slot and still ended up with a much shallower bevel than the knife had from the factory.
Mark where the other bevel for this third skirt board should be cut.
Embossing effects now include additional preset bevel shapes and all-new surface texture controls.
8 mm Material: SAWL modified steel Number of pipe joints used: 65,000 Number of bevels worked: 130,000 Daily production onboard Saipem 7000: Higher than 100 quadruple joints Daily production onshore: Higher than 100 quadruple joints
Users are able to experiment with the latest artistic edge effects, colors, blend modes, shadows, textures and bevels to create a limitless variety of borders for photos and images.
It has maximum bevels of 47 degrees left and 46 degrees right so you can tweak baseboard bevels if needed.
The tooling system is provided with a standard carbide insert that allows the bevels to be done usually in 2 to 4 minutes.
Compound miter saws cut bevels and angles at the same time, so they're not as limited as old-fashioned cut-angles-only miter saws.
Set your saw at 15 degrees and cut the legs to length with the 15-degree bevels on the upper and lower ends.