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bezel


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bezel  \Bez"el\  (b[e^]z"[e^]l),  n.  [From  an  old  form  of  F.  biseau 
  sloping  edge,  prob.  fr  L.  bis  double.  See  {Bi-}.] 
  The  rim  which  encompasses  and  fastens  a  jewel  or  other 
  object,  as  the  crystal  of  a  watch,  in  the  cavity  in  which  it 
  is  set 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bezel 
  n  :  a  sloping  edge  on  a  cutting  tool 




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