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jack plane

[′jak ‚plān]
(design engineering)
A general-purpose bench plane measuring over 1 foot (30 centimeters) in length.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

jack plane

A carpenter’s plane, of medium size; used for coarse work.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.