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mitre

(US), miter
Christianity the liturgical headdress of a bishop or abbot, in most western churches consisting of a tall pointed cleft cap with two bands hanging down at the back

miter, mitre

The oblique surface forming the beveled end or edge of a piece where a miter joint is made.

mitre

British variant of miter.
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Install the shoe the same as the cap, mitering outside corners and coping inside corners (Photo 21).
21 INSTALL BASE SHOE the same as the base cap, coping inside corners and mitering outside corners.
Complete the cornice molding by nailing up the small cove, mitering the outside corners and coping the inside corners.