lapped dovetail

lapped dovetail, drawer dovetail

lapped dovetail
A dovetail at an angle in which the pegs of one member do not pass through the full thickness of the other; esp. used at the front of a drawer.
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The arches and beams were connected using lapped dovetail joints.
lapped dovetails that show on one face but are concealed on the other