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shooting board

[′shüd·iŋ ‚bȯrd]
(engineering)
A fixture used as a guide in planing boards; it is more accurate than a miter.
A table and plane used for trimming printing plates.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

shooting board

A device for holding a board while it is being planed or its edge is being squared.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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