Definition of Scarphing
1. scarph [v] - See also: scarph
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scarphing
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Literary usage of Scarphing
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Pacific Marine Review (1918)
"This Portable scarphing Machine was developed and has been in successful daily operation in our own ... New scarphing This new invention will cut a smooth, ..."
2. Naval Architecture: A Treatise on Laying Off and Building Wood, Iron, and by Samuel James Pope Thearle (1876)
"Considerable difference of opinion has existed with reference fo the utility of scarphing the various lengths of timber composing the shelf; some advocating ..."
3. Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects by Royal Institution of Naval Architects (1867)
"To remedy this defect, which was discovered by a surveying officer, the builders afterwards applied the short scarphing keelson piece, c, formed of a plate ..."
4. Practical Shipbuilding: A Treatise on the Structural Design and Building of by A. Campbell Holms (1918)
"In jointing timber, by scarphing and bolting, the efficiency of the connection is very poor ; it is impossible to obtain, at the joints, ..."