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wane

1. the period during which the moon wanes
2. a rounded surface or defective edge of a plank, where the bark was

wane

[wān]
(materials)
A rounded edge of bark along an edge or at a corner of a section of lumber.

wane

wane
A rounded edge or bark along an edge or at a corner of a piece of lumber; usually caused by sawing too near the surface of the log.
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Wane insisted he has no regrets as he prepares to join Scottish Rugby in a part-time role as high performance coach.
"Hopefully we've ironed those problems out, they're only tiny fixes, and we can play at our best against Widnes." The Vikings have enjoyed a resurgence of late after winning their last three home games, and like Wane's side have now got key figures back on the field.
According to WANE, "when a woman becomes a widow in our African society, these widows and their needy children are exposed to obnoxious cultural practices and unpardonable rites ...
"We've had him on a drip," added Wane. "He's had blood tests and he's got high-level infections.
Wane said: "I think it is more clumsy than anything else - there is definitely no malice there.
A professor at the University of Toronto, Wane, writing in her essay "African Women and Canadian History," addresses the distortions, failings and maddening oversights found in the standard "teaching" texts used in the majority of the nation's classrooms.
The enterprising Paul Doe had Funfair Wane smartly out of the stalls and set him alight so that he was soon clear in the sixfurlong dash.
The optimizer edger removes defects along the length of the board, assessing the wane more precisely with computerized scanners before adjusting the cutting blades, says Melancon.
SHAUN WANE walked into Wigan at 14 years old in awe of the club, and will leave tonight with the same opinion.
So it's something of a surprise that besides the two long-term injured wingers Joe Burgess and Liam Marshall, Warriors boss Shaun Wane has a fully-fit squad to choose from.
WIGAN boss Shaun Wane is determined to 'go out with a bang' as he readies himself for an emotional final home game.