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Definitions of plane:

part of speech: noun

A level surface: ( geom.) an even superficies.

part of speech: verb

To make level or smooth, as with a carpenter's plane; to free from inequalities of surface.

part of speech: adjective

Flat; level; even; without elevations or depressions.

part of speech: adjective

Plain: even: level: pertaining to, lying in, or forming a plane.

part of speech: noun

An even or level surface; a surface without curvature; an imaginary surface assumed to cut and pass through a body, or one of the supposed curves of the celestial sphere; in surv., a level surface parallel to the horizon; a tool for smoothing wood.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make a surface ( as of wood) level.

part of speech: noun

A carpenter's tool.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make level; make smooth or even with a tool.

part of speech: noun

A flat or even surface; a grade or level of life; as, a person's social plane; a carpenter's tool for smoothing wood.

part of speech: adjective

Level; flat; even; without elevations or depressions, as the surface of water at rest; opposed to a curved surface.

part of speech: noun

The plane tree.

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