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plane in Industry topic

planeplane2 verb [transitive]  TIif you plane a piece of wood, you make it smoother or smaller, using a plane He planed the edge of the door.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
planeMark then spent a week on the waterfront carefully planing down the telegraph poles to the right shape.Seagulls swooped and planed overhead laying raucous claim to some scrap of food in the possession of one of them.Joints have to fit exactly and surfaces are planed to the millimetre or the defects are painfully audible.