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bevel -- as in: beveled edge
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As I Lay Dying
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  • Vernon holds the board steady while Cash, bevels the edge of it with the tedious and minute care of a jeweler.
  • Cash I made it on the bevel.
  • The animal magnetism of a dead body makes the stress come slanting, so the seams and joints of a coffin are made on the bevel.
  • You can see by an old grave that the earth sinks down on the bevel.
  • So I made it on the bevel.
  • I’m going to bevel it," he says.

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  • a beveled mirror
  • bevel the surface

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