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bevel
used in A Thousand Acres

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Definition
two surfaces meeting at an angle (that isn't 90 degrees)

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  • Then it came time to pay the taxes, and Mel Scott came over late one November night and knocked on the beveled glass front door of the big Sears Chelsea.
    p. 133.8

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